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inhabit

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈhæbɪt/ formal
to live in a place: [often passive] The area is inhabited by artists and writers.Living or sleeping somewhere
Translations of “inhabit”
in Korean -에 살다…
in Arabic يَسْكُن, يُقيم…
in French habiter…
in Turkish oturmak, yaşamak…
in Italian abitare, vivere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 居住於…
in Russian жить, населять…
in Polish zamieszkiwać…
in Spanish habitar…
in Portuguese habitar…
in German (be)wohnen…
in Catalan habitar…
in Japanese ~に住む…
in Chinese (Simplified) 居住于…
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