resident
res·i·dent /'re-zə-dənt/ n: one who has a residence in a particular place but does not necessarily have the status of a citizen compare citizen 1, domiciliary
resident adj

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

resident
I noun addressee, boarder, burgess, denizen, dweller, habitant, habitator, indweller, inhabitant, inhabiter, inmate, lodger, native, occupant, occupier, oppidan, residentiary, resider, settler, sojourner, tenant, townsman, villager II index citizen, constituent (member), denizen, domiciliary, habitant, inhabitant, inmate, lessee, lodger, occupant, tenant

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


resident
n.
A person who lives in a place.
adj.
Living in a place.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


resident
A person who lives in a particular place.
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


resident
n. One who lives in a particular place. A resident is not necessarily a citizen.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

resident
n.
   a person who lives in a particular place. However, the term is vague depending on the permanence of the occupation.
   See also: residence

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • Resident — Résident Pour les articles homonymes, voir Résidence …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Resident — Res i*dent ( dent), a. [F. r[ e]sident, L. residens, entis, p. pr. of residere. See {Reside}.] 1. Dwelling, or having an abode, in a place for a continued length of time; residing on one s own estate; opposed to {nonresident}; as, resident in the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Resident — (lat. für Statthalter, Gesandter) bezeichnet einen im Ausland tätigen, leitenden Mitarbeiter eines Nachrichtendienstes, siehe Resident (Nachrichtendienst) einen Disc Jockey, der bei einer Discothek oder einem Club unter Vertrag ist, siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • resident — Resident. sub. m. Celuy qui est envoyé de la part d un Souverain vers un autre, pour resider auprés de luy, & qui est moins qu un Ambassadeur & qu un Envoyé, & plus qu un Agent. Le Resident de France à Florence, à Genes. le Resident de l Electeur …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Resident — Res i*dent, n. 1. One who resides or dwells in a place for some time. [1913 Webster] 2. A diplomatic representative who resides at a foreign court; a term usualy applied to ministers of a rank inferior to that of ambassadors. See the Note under… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Resident — (v. lat.), 1) Abgeordneter, Bevollmächtigter; 2) Geschäftsführer an einem auswärtigen Orte, s. Gesandter; 3) (Residirender Geistliche, R. Clericus), nach Kanonischem Recht jeder Geistliche, welcher persönlich in dem Orte der Kirche, wo er zu… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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  • Residént — (lat.), s.v.w. Ministerresident (s. Gesandte). – R. ist auch Titel der Gouverneure in Niederländ. Ostindien; Residentschaften die dortigen Verwaltungsbezirke …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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