inhabitation

Definitions of inhabitation
  1. noun
    the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)
    “he studied the creation and inhabitation and demise of the colony”
    synonyms: habitation, inhabitancy
    see moresee less
    types:
    cohabitation
    the act of living together and having a sexual relationship (especially without being married)
    bivouacking, camping, encampment, tenting
    the act of encamping and living in tents in a camp
    concubinage
    cohabitation without being legally married
    type of:
    occupancy, tenancy
    an act of being a tenant or occupant
Word Family
EDITOR’S CHOICE

Test prep from the experts

Boost your test score with programs developed by Vocabulary.com’s experts.

  • Proven methods: Learn faster, remember longer with our scientific approach.
  • Personalized plan: We customize your experience to maximize your learning.
  • Strategic studying: Focus on the words that are most crucial for success.

SAT/PSAT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 8 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

TOEFL

$29.95
  • Number of words: 500+
  • Duration: 10 weeks or less
  • Time: 1 hour / week

ACT

$29.95
  • Number of words: 700+
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Time: 1 hour / week