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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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Clare, residing in Somersetshire, who is to forward all letters exchanged between herself and his son.
The Jordanian embassy in Khartoum is in regular contact with the Jordanian citizens residing in Sudan, assures safety of them all, and follows up on the students' affairs continuously through the embassy's detailed database, Qudah pointed out.
Mr Pako Mokopanele, a resident of Peleng aged 28, who fortunately has a job and has been residing in the locality for eight years, is of the view that the place is safe.
Islamabad -- Foreigners residing in Federal Capital including Chinese are facing worst mental pressure due to continued sit-in being staged by a religious group in the heart of Islamabad, commonly known as Faizabad.
He informed that hundreds of thousands families were still residing in camps without provision of daily use items.
As regards the Arab community residing in Tunisia, Egyptians rank first with 1,093 people followed by Syrians (1,024) and Iraqis (550).
"We arrested two burglars, who later emerged to be from Turkey, residing in the occupied areas," the head of Nicosia CID, Giorgos Hininos, said yesterday.
The names of the detainees have yet to be released, but ISF say that the suspects are male and overwhelmingly of Lebanese nationality and residing in the Beirut area.
They [robberies] happened while those residing in the villas were either on a short or long trip out of the country," he said.
The issue simply stated: To what degree are you willing to deliver health-related assistance in living services to those residing in the IL section of your community?
They are charged with illegally residing in the United States and working there without permits.
(During that period, smuggling cases rose by 25 percent and fraud cases by 11 percent.) Arrests of undocumented workers at work sites fell from around 20,000 two years ago to 8,600 last year (with less than one-fifth of 1 percent of undocumented immigrants estimated to be residing in the United States).
"Some reasonable people might say," reads the ruling, "that a child in the United States inherently has a substantial conflict of interest with a parent residing in a totalitarian state when that parent--even when he is not coerced--demands that the child leave this country to return to a country with little respect for human rights and basic freedoms."
The most recent statistics available to CONAPO show that between 7 million and 7.3 million Mexicans were residing in the US as of March 1996.
Now residing in Semotswane, he recalled in an interview with BOPA the disappointment he felt as he had been focused on making his beekeeping dream come true, but failing to secure funding meant his plans were completely shattered.