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domiciliate

[dom-uh-sil-ee-eyt] /ˌdɒm əˈsɪl iˌeɪt/
verb (used with object), domiciliated, domiciliating.
1.
to domicile.
verb (used without object), domiciliated, domiciliating.
2.
to establish a residence for oneself or one's family.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; < Latin domicili(um) domicile + -ate1
Related forms
domiciliation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for domiciliate

domicile

/ˈdɒmɪˌsaɪl/
noun
1.
a dwelling place
2.
a permanent legal residence
3.
(Brit, commerce) the place where a bill of exchange is to be paid
verb
4.
to establish or be established in a dwelling place
Word Origin
C15: from Latin domicilium, from domus house
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