Definition of dweller noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdwelə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdwelər//
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(especially in compounds) a person or an animal that lives in the particular place that is mentioned apartment dwellersExtra examples Apartment dwellers are still primarily couples and singles. the poor slum dwellers of the capital city 85 per cent of city dwellers breathe heavily polluted air. Almost all Asian hornbills are forest dwellers. Historically, government policy has favoured urban dwellers. The disease spread quickly among the poor slum dwellers of the city. the earliest cave dwellers
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