domiciling

domicile

[dom-uh-sahyl, -suhl, doh-muh-]
noun
1.
a place of residence; abode; house or home.
2.
Law. a permanent legal residence.
verb (used with object), domiciled, domiciling.
3.
to establish in a domicile.
Also, domicil.


Origin:
1470–80; < Middle French < Latin domicilium, perhaps equivalent to *domicol(a) (domi-, combining form of domus house + -cola dweller; see colonus) + -ium -ium

undomiciled, adjective
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domicile or formal domicil (ˈdɒmɪˌsaɪl, ˈdɒmɪˌsɪl)
 
n
1.  a dwelling place
2.  a permanent legal residence
3.  (Brit) commerce the place where a bill of exchange is to be paid
 
vb
4.  to establish or be established in a dwelling place
 
[C15: from Latin domicilium, from domus house]
 
domicil or formal domicil (ˈdɒmɪˌsaɪl, ˈdɒmɪˌsɪl, ˌdɒmɪˈsɪlɪˌeɪt)
 
n
 
vb
 
[C15: from Latin domicilium, from domus house]

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domicile
mid-15c., from M.Fr. domicile (14c.), from L. domicilium, probably from domus "house" (see domestic) + colere "to dwell" (see colony). As a verb, it is first attested 1809. Related: Domiciled; domiciliary.
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