resident

A resident is someone who lives somewhere particular, or a doctor-in-training who takes care of the patients at a hospital under the supervision of other doctors.

You are a resident of wherever you live — your house, town, planet. (Let's assume we're all residents of Earth.) It's where you were born or where you've lived for awhile. Doctors who have their medical licenses but need more training become residents of hospitals. Animals that don't migrate are residents, too. Although it's usually a noun, it can be an adjective, like in the horror movie no one wants to live in, "Resident Evil."

Definitions of resident
  1. noun
    someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
    synonyms: occupant, occupier
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    Antonyms:
    nonresident
    someone who does not live in a particular place
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    Alexandrian
    a resident or native of Alexandria (especially Alexandria in Egypt)
    coaster
    a resident of a coastal area
    colonial
    a resident of a colony
    dalesman
    a person who lives in the dales of northern England
    housemate
    someone who resides in the same house with you
    inmate
    one of several resident of a dwelling (especially someone confined to a prison or hospital)
    metropolitan
    a person who lives in a metropolis
    outlier
    a person who lives away from his place of work
    owner-occupier
    an occupant who owns the home that he/she lives in
    sojourner
    a temporary resident
    stater
    a resident of a particular state or group of states
    suburbanite
    a resident of a suburb
    tenant
    any occupant who dwells in a place
    towner, townsman
    a resident of a town or city
    townee
    townsman unacquainted with country life especially a slick and flashy male city dweller
    townie, towny
    resident of a college town not affiliated with the college
    type of:
    denizen, dweller, habitant, indweller, inhabitant
    a person who inhabits a particular place
  2. adjective
    living in a particular place
    resident aliens”
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    Antonyms:
    nonresident
    not living in a particular place or owned by permanent residents
  3. adjective
    used of animals that do not migrate
    synonyms: nonmigratory
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    Antonyms:
    migratory
    used of animals that move seasonally
  4. noun
    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”
    synonyms: house physician, resident physician
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    type of:
    Dr., MD, doc, doctor, medico, physician
    a licensed medical practitioner
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