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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 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.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 dwelling house
      n : housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest
          dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide
          homes for the homeless" [syn: dwelling, home, domicile,
           abode, habitation]