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resident

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈrezɪdənt/
someone who lives in a particular building or area: The park is a popular meeting place for local residents.
someone who stays in a hotel: The hotel bar was only open to residents.
LAW a person who has the legal right to live in a particular country that they were not born in: You will be considered a US resident for tax purposes.
a doctor who is still training, and who works in a hospital: She's a senior resident on the hospital's medicine ward.
Translations of “resident”
in Arabic ساكِن, مُقيم…
in Korean 거주자…
in Malaysian penduduk…
in French habitant/-ante…
in Turkish sakin, oturan/yaşayan kişi, yerli…
in Italian residente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 住戶, 居民…
in Russian житель, ординатор…
in Polish mieszka-niec/nka, (lekarz) stażysta, stażystka…
in Vietnamese cư dân…
in Spanish habitante…
in Portuguese residente, morador, -ora…
in Thai ผู้พักอาศัย…
in German der/die Einwohner(in)…
in Catalan resident, veí, veïna…
in Japanese 住人, 居住者…
in Indonesian penduduk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 住户, 居民…
(Definition of resident noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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