[ noun ] someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
Used in print("Editorials"...)
Nearly 18 per_cent of West_Berlin 's 2200000 residents are sixty-five or older , only 12.8 per_cent are under fifteen .(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)
Raymond_Vernon reports that residents of East_St._Louis have been driving across the Mississippi , through the heart of downtown St._Louis and out to the western suburbs for major shopping , simply because parking is easier at the big branches than it is in the heart of town .
[ adjective ] living in a particular place
Used in print(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)
And social_relations arising out of business ties impose courtesy , if not sympathy , toward resident and visiting Northerners .
[ noun ] (medicine,work) 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"