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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Habitation \Hab'i*ta"tion\ (h[a^]b"[i^]*t[=a]"sh[u^]n), noun [F. habitation, L. habitatio.]

1. The act of inhabiting; state of inhabiting or dwelling, or of being inhabited; occupancy. --Denham.

2. Place of abode; settled dwelling; residence; house.

The Lord . . . blesseth the habitation of the just. --Prov. iii. 33.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

habitation

noun

1: the native habitat or home of an animal or plant

2: housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless" [syn: {dwelling}, {home}, {domicile}, {abode}, {habitation}, {dwelling house}]

3: the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men); "he studied the creation and inhabitation and demise of the colony" [syn: {inhabitancy}, {inhabitation}, {habitation}]


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