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reside in sth/sb

phrasal verb with reside uk   us   /rɪˈzaɪd/ verb [I usually + adv/prep] formal
If a ​power or ​qualityresides in someone or something, the ​person or thing has that ​power or ​quality: The ​power to ​sackemployeesresides in the Board of Directors.
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