of or relating to residence or to residences:
a residential requirement for a doctorate.
suited for or characterized by private residences:
a residential neighborhood.
suitable for or allocated for residence: a residential area
relating to or having residence
- Residential school
noun 1. (in Canada) a boarding school maintained by the Canadian government for Indian and Inuit children from sparsely populated settlements
[rez-i-den-shee-er-ee, -shuh-ree] /ˌrɛz ɪˈdɛn ʃiˌɛr i, -ʃə ri/ adjective 1. residing; resident. 2. involving or under obligation to be in official residence. noun, plural residentiaries. 3. a resident. 4. an ecclesiastic bound to official residence. residentiary /ˌrɛzɪˈdɛnʃərɪ/ adjective 1. residing in a place, esp officially; resident 2. subject to an obligation to reside in an […]
noun 1. a person who resides in a place. 2. a physician who joins the medical staff of a hospital as a salaried employee for a specified period to gain advanced training usually in a particular field, being in full-time attendance at the hospital and often living on the premises. 3. a diplomatic representative, inferior […]
- Residents association
noun 1. an organization composed of voluntary members living in a particular neighbourhood, which aims to improve the social and communal facilities of the neighbourhood and to conserve or improve its environmental advantages See also community association, tenants association