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reside

[ri-zahyd] /rɪˈzaɪd/
verb (used without object), resided, residing.
1.
to dwell permanently or for a considerable time:
She resides at 15 Maple Street.
2.
(of things, qualities, etc.) to abide, lie, or be present habitually; exist or be inherent (usually followed by in).
3.
to rest or be vested, as powers, rights, etc. (usually followed by in).
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English residen < Middle French resider < Latin residēre, equivalent to re- re- + -sidēre, combining form of sedēre to sit1
Related forms
resider, noun
Synonyms
1. live, abide, sojourn, stay, lodge, remain.
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British Dictionary definitions for reside in

reside

/rɪˈzaɪd/
verb (intransitive) (formal)
1.
to live permanently or for a considerable time (in a place); have one's home (in): he now resides in London
2.
(of things, qualities, etc) to be inherently present (in); be vested (in): political power resides in military strength
Derived Forms
resider, noun
Word Origin
C15: from Latin residēre to sit back, from re- + sedēre to sit
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Word Origin and History for reside in

reside

v.

late 15c., "to settle," from Middle French resider (15c.) and directly from Latin residere "sit down, settle; remain behind, rest, linger; be left," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + sedere "to sit" (see sedentary). Meaning "to dwell permanently" first attested 1570s. Related: Resided; residing. Also from the French word are Dutch resideren, German residiren.

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