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reside in

1. To live in some place as one's permanent or long-term home. Squatters residing in the abandoned hotel are being forced out by police. The disgraced politician has been residing in Sweden for the past ten years.
2. To be an inherent trait or property of someone or something. The power to change the world resides in all of us—we just have to have the determination and motivation to do so. The greatest intellectual minds of our entire generation reside in this country. The power to hire or fire employees for this branch only resides in the general manager—no one else can make those decisions.
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reside in someone or something

to be a property or characteristic of someone or something. I never knew such anger could reside in such a calm person. The finest acoustics that can be found in the world reside in this hall.
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reside in

some place to dwell in some place. I reside in a small apartment in the center of town. The Wilsons resided in a large house on a hill.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

reside in

v.
1. To dwell in some place permanently or for an extended period; live in some place: I resided in Chicago during the 1990s.
2. To be inherent in something or someone; exist in something or someone: These teaching methods will unleash the enormous potential that resides in these children.
3. To be vested in something or someone, as a power or right: By the authority that resides in me, I now pronounce you husband and wife.
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs. Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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References in classic literature ?
They must be told that the ultimate authority, wherever the derivative may be found, resides in the people alone, and that it will not depend merely on the comparative ambition or address of the different governments, whether either, or which of them, will be able to enlarge its sphere of jurisdiction at the expense of the other.
He said his father hailed from Lobatse and his mother from Maun but resides in Lobatse, adding he has been staying in Peleng for 58 years.
It is the one to four-family dwelling where the insured resides, or the two-, three- or four-family dwelling where the insured resides in one unit of that dwelling, or that part of any other building where the insured resides as long as the premises is listed in the declarations page (dec).
It is the one- to four-family dwelling where the insured resides, or the two-, three- or four-family dwelling where the insured resides in one unit of that dwelling, or that part of any other building where the insured resides as long as the premises is listed in the declarations page (dec).
Furthermore, they stressed that their son has no connection with any Islamist or militant group, but actually resides in Australia where he is pursuing his higher education.
His Journal was discovered after his death in 1972 and resides in a museum, fragile and largely untouched: this recreates some sixty of the pages in a facsimile with all kinds of handmade, specialty details and will prove an exquisite acquisition for any art enthusiast.
The policy further provides that the term "residence premises" means (1) the one family dwelling where the insured resides; (2) the two family dwelling where the insured resides in at least one of the family units; or (3) that part of any other building where the insured resides.
An array formula that resides in multiple cells is called a multi-cell formula, and an array formula that resides in a single cell is called a single-cell formula.
Dean Myers, who now resides in Jersey City, New Jersey, and has incorporated his son, Christopher, to cowrite books, cites James Baldwin's Sunny's Blues as the piece that gave him permission to write about the black experience.