Dwell·ing, n. Habitation; place or house in which a person lives; abode; domicile.
Hazor shall be a dwelling for dragons. --Jer. xlix. 33.
God will deign
To visit oft the dwellings of just men. --Milton.
Philip's dwelling fronted on the street. --Tennyson.
Dwelling house, a house intended to be occupied as a residence, in distinction from a store, office, or other building.
Dwelling place, place of residence.