residentiary[rez′ə den′s̸hē er′ē, -s̸hə rē]
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- living in a place; resident
- of, requiring, or bound to an official residence
Origin: ML residentiarius
noun pl. residentiaries
- a resident
- Eccles. a clergyman bound to an official residence
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- Having a residence, especially an official one.
- Involving or requiring official residence.
- One who resides in a certain place; a resident.
- A member of the clergy required to live in an official residence.