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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who resides in a particular place.

Usage examples (35)
  • These methods will be compared to the warfare of Genghis Khan who ruthlessly killed every last inhabitant of Persia.
  • The fact that the older inhabitant is always stated to have been dark is a proof that the new-comer must have been fair.
  • Carbon footprint per inhabitant is lower in Manhattan than anywhere else in the country - a full 30% smaller than the national average.
  • A government not worth thirty cents (fifteen pence) per year for each inhabitant, which is the cost in China, is not worth having. for more
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