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abode

noun [C or U]
 
 
/əˈbəʊd/ formal LAW
a home or permanent place to live: He voted to allow 50,000 Hong Kong families the right of abode in Britain.
no fixed abode used in legal cases to say that someone does not have a permanent address: Three men, all of no fixed abode, appeared in court charged with violent disorder.
Translations of “abode”
in Spanish Morada…
in Chinese (Traditional) 住所, 寓所…
in Russian жилище…
in Turkish konut, ev, ikametgâh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 住所, 寓所…
in Polish miejsce zamieszkania…
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