Definition of


  1. (noun, act) the act of dwelling in a place
  2. (noun, act) the position of physician who is receiving special training in a hospital (usually after completing an internship)

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Synonyms of Residency

abidance, residence

Alternate forms of Residency

Derivations: reside, resident

Hyponyms: lodging, occupancy, tenancy

Hypernyms: act, berth, billet, deed, human action, human activity, office, place, position, post, situation, spot

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