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oc·cu·pant

occupant

 
 
pronunciation:
ak y pnt
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: someone who lives or works in a place or fills a position.
The occupants of the office building stood outside during the fire drill.Is the queen the present occupant of the throne?
 
synonyms:
resident, settler
similar words:
colonist, inhabitant
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