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habitancy

[hab-i-tn-see] /ˈhæb ɪ tn si/
noun, plural habitancies.
1.
the act or fact of inhabiting; inhabitancy.
2.
the total number of inhabitants; population.
Origin of habitancy
1785-1795
1785-95; habit(ant)1 + -ancy
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