from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The condition of being a resident
  • n. The length of a residency

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The office or condition of a resident.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The functions or dignity of a resident; the condition or station of a resident.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The criterion for permanent settlement was defined as a minimum of 15 year residentship and ownership of land.

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  • Gaurav K, who studied in Australia for two years and then took up a six-month course, was expecting a temporary residentship.


  • However, the writer was told politely that her request for a permanent residentship in the country would be taken by the new government as general elections had been announced already in the country.

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  • She has been requesting for a permanent residentship in the country, but the government has not taken any decision on the issue.

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  • Indian government's decision to extend permanent residentship to exiled Left leaders, who have always been very vocal about the failures or shortcomings of the opposition, stand exposed with the Left Front government failing on all fronts. - Articles related to Bengal puts Bt Brinjal on the backburner

  • They said Chowdhary has permanent residentship of Dubai and used to head the hawala and foreign investment operations of the 38-year-old Jharkhand leader, who was arrested on Monday by the state vigilance department and subsequently remanded to 14 days of judicial custody.



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