inresidence

in-residence

[in-rez-i-duhns]
adjective
assigned to a staff position in an institution such as a college or university, while allowed sufficient time to pursue one's own professional work, study, or research (usually used in combination): a poet-in-residence at the university.

Origin:
1835–45

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To inresidence
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: inregister
Next Definition: inri
Words Near: inresidence
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for inresidence
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing inresidence
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature