HyperDic: habitation

English > 3 senses of the word habitation:
NOUNlocationhabitationthe native habitat or home of an animal or plant
artifacthabitation, dwelling, home, domicile, abode, dwelling househousing that someone is living in
acthabitation, inhabitancy, inhabitationthe act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men)
habitation > pronunciation
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English > habitation: 3 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe native habitat or home of an animal or plant.
Narroweraerie, aery, eyrie, eyryAny habitation at a high altitude
lair, denThe habitation of wild animals
Broaderhabitat, home groundThe type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs
Spanishhabitáculo, hábitat
Catalanhabitacle, hàbitat
English > habitation: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaninghousing that someone is living in.
Synonymsdwelling, home, domicile, abode, dwelling house
PartsbathroomA room (as in a residence) containing a bathtub or shower and usually a washbasin and toilet
bedroom, sleeping room, sleeping accommodation, chamber, bedchamberA room used primarily for sleeping
denA room that is comfortable and secluded / secluded
dinetteA small area off of a kitchen that is used for dining
dining room, dining-roomA room used for dining
dressing roomA room in which you can change clothes
family roomA recreation room in a private house
kitchenA room equipped for preparing meals
living room, living-room, sitting room, front room, parlor, parlourA room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
Narrowercliff dwellingA rock and adobe dwelling built on sheltered ledges in the sides of a cliff
condominium, condoOne of the dwelling units in a condominium
fixer-upperA house or other dwelling in need of repair (usually offered for sale at a low price / price)
hearth, firesidehome symbolized as a part of the fireplace
hermitageThe abode of a hermit
homesteaddwelling that is usually a farmhouse and adjoining land
houseA dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
lake dwelling, pile dwellingdwelling built on piles in or near a lake
lodge, indian lodgeAny of various Native American dwellings
messuage(law) a dwelling house and its adjacent buildings and the adjacent land used by the household
semi-detached houseA dwelling that is attached to something on only one side
vacation homeA dwelling (a second home) where you live while you are on vacation
yurtA circular domed dwelling that is portable and self-supporting
Broaderhousing, lodging, living accommodationsstructures collectively in which people are housed
Spanishcasa, domicilio, habitación, habitáculo, hogar, morada, piso, residencia, vasa, vivienda
Catalancasa, domicili, estatge, habitacle, habitatge, llar, pis, residència, vivenda
English > habitation: 3 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men).
Example"he studied the creation and inhabitation and demise of the colony"
Synonymsinhabitancy, inhabitation
Narrowercamping, encampment, bivouacking, tentingThe act of encamping and living in tents in a camp / camp / camp
cohabitationThe act of living together and having a sexual relationship (especially without being married)
Broaderoccupancy, tenancyAn act of being a tenant or occupant
Spanishasentamiento, habitación, poblamiento

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