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



    BrE BrE//ˈrezɪdənsi//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈrezɪdənsi//
    (pl. residencies) (formal) The art world
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  1. 1[uncountable] = residence (3) She has been granted permanent residency in Britain.
  2. 2[uncountable, countable] the period of time that an artist, a writer or a musician spends working for a particular institution See related entries: The art world
  3. 3[uncountable] the state of living in a particular place a residency requirement for students
  4. 4[uncountable, countable] (especially North American English) the period of time when a doctor working in a hospital receives special advanced training
  5. 5(also residence) [countable] the official house of somebody such as an ambassador
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