Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having inhabitants; lived in: a sparsely inhabited plain.

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  • adj. having inhabitants; lived in
  • adj. uninhabited

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Uninhabited.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Dwelt in; having inhabitants: as, a thinly inhabited country.
  • Lodged.
  • Not habited; uninhabited.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having inhabitants; lived in

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Examples

  • There also are 19 Recreational Zones on the four main inhabited islands.

    Galápagos National Park & Galápagos Marine Resources Reserve, Ecuador

  • The operation is resented in Serbian-inhabited areas of Kosovo because, by bolstering Kosovo's ability to police itself, it strengthens its independence.

    Security Mission to Kosovo Faces Local Reluctance

  • For the first time on Wednesday, the government admitted that riots had broken out in Tibetan-inhabited areas of Sichuan and Gansu provinces.

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  • The remote cluster of more than 550 islands, of which only about three dozen are inhabited, is home to six tribes of Mongoloid and African origin who have lived there for thousands of years.

    Boing Boing: December 26, 2004 - January 1, 2005 Archives

  • Now a national park, Sepphoris was continuously inhabited from the late sixth century B.C. until 1948, when the population of the Arab village of Saffuriyeh fled en masse as the newly created Israel Defense Forces invaded during the War of Independence.

    Israel Now

  • These haunt cellars, and barns, and churches, and appear occasionally in inhabited rooms.

    Rural Hours

  • Some 5,000 Kurds from across Europe have staged a demonstration in Brussels calling on the authorities to put an end to police abuse against representatives of the Kurdish diaspora in Belgium, local media has reported. carried out large-scale raids in Kurdish-inhabited districts in the capital, Brussels, as well as in the cities of Antwerp, Charleroi, Namur, and Verviers.

    RIA Novosti

  • Though the number of Wahhabis in majority secular Kosovo and as well in BiH is small this development is cementing an al-Qaeda presence in Albanian inhabited areas, because "hard line" and intolerant Wahhabi structures are the main source for terrorist acts and operations.

    Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)

  • But tens of thousands of Hindus poured out of their homes in Asian-inhabited areas of London and its suburbs to shop and eat out on lamp-lit high streets.

    India eNews

  • The premise is set in a secret town of the same name inhabited by 'uber-geniuses'.

    Archive 2007-10-01

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