Habitation meaning

hăbĭ-tāshən
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A place in which to live; dwelling; home.
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A colony or settlement.
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The act of inhabiting; state of inhabiting or dwelling, or of being inhabited; occupancy.
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A place of abode; settled dwelling; residence; house.
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The act of inhabiting or the state of being inhabited.
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The act of inhabiting; occupancy.
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Origin of habitation

  • Middle English habitacioun from Latin habitātiō habitātiōn- from habitātus past participle of habitāre to dwell habitable

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French habitacion, abitacion (“act of dwelling”)

    From Wiktionary