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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 res·i·dent /ˈrɛzədənt, ˈrɛzdənt, ˈrɛzəˌdɛnt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 res·i·dent /ˈrɛzədənt, ˈrɛzdənt/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·i·dent a.
 1. Dwelling, or having an abode, in a place for a continued length of time; residing on one's own estate; -- opposed to nonresident; as, resident in the city or in the country.
 2. Fixed; stable; certain. [Obs.] “Stable and resident like a rock.”
    One there still resident as day and night.   --Davenant.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·i·dent, n.
 1. One who resides or dwells in a place for some time.
 2. A diplomatic representative who resides at a foreign court; -- a term usualy applied to ministers of a rank inferior to that of ambassadors. See the Note under Minister, 4.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: living in a particular place; "resident aliens" [ant: nonresident]
      2: used of animals that do not migrate [syn: nonmigratory]
         [ant: migratory]
      n 1: someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged
           period or who was born there [syn: occupant, occupier]
      2: a physician (especially an intern) who lives in a hospital
         and cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision
         of the medical staff of the hospital; "the resident was
         receiving special clinical training at the hospital" [syn:
          house physician, resident physician]