Definition of residency noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    residency

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈrɛzədənsi//
     
    , NAmE//ˈrɛzəˌdɛnsi//
     
    (pl. residencies)(formal)
     
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  1. 1 [uncountable] = residence She has been granted permanent residency in the U.S.
  2. 2[uncountable] the state of living in a particular place a residency requirement for students
  3. 3 [uncountable, countable] the period of time when a doctor working in a hospital receives special advanced training
  4. 4 [uncountable, countable] the period of time that an artist, a writer, or a musician spends working for a particular institution
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