residence hall


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Noun1.residence hall - a college or university building containing living quarters for studentsresidence hall - a college or university building containing living quarters for students
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
hall of residence - a university dormitory
living quarters, quarters - housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
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Translations
مَسْكِن الطُلاب في الجامِعَه
kolej
kollegiumstudenterhjem

resident

(ˈrezidənt) noun
a person who lives or has his home in a particular place. a resident of Edinburgh.
adjective
1. living or having one's home in a place. He is now resident abroad.
2. living, having to live, or requiring a person to live, in the place where he works. a resident caretaker.
reside (rəˈzaid) verb
to live or have one's home in a place. He now resides abroad.
ˈresidence noun
1. a person's home, especially the grand house of someone important.
2. the act of living in a place, or the time of this. during his residence in Spain.
ˈresidencyplural ˈresidencies noun
the home of the governor etc in a colony etc.
ˌresiˈdential (-ˈdenʃəl) adjective
1. (of an area of a town etc) containing houses rather than offices, shops etc. This district is mainly residential; a residential neighbourhood/area.
2. requiring a person to live in the place where he works. a residential post.
3. of, concerned with, living in a place.
ˈresidence hall noun
(American dormitory) a building with rooms for university students to live in.
in residence
(especially of someone important) staying in a place, sometimes to perform some official duties. The Queen is in residence here this week.
take up residence
to go and live (in a place, building etc). He has taken up residence in France.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in periodicals archive ?
Milwaukee School of Engineering is planning to break ground on an overhaul of its oldest and largest residence hall next year,aproject that follows rising enrollment and groundbreaking on a new science hall last year.
In addition to student dorm rooms, this residence hall will have connected classrooms, dining and fitness facilities, event areas and study rooms.
Projects in the Diliman campus include: the P414-million rehabilitation and modernization of Gonzalez Hall-University Library; the P125-million University Health Service; the P72.45-million Molave Residence Hall; the P95.69-million Yakal Residence Hall; the P82.68-million Kamia Residence Hall and the construction of the P35-million UP Diliman Multipurpose Hall.
UP-Diliman projects include the P414-million rehabilitation and modernization of Gonzalez Hall-University Library, P125-million University Health Service, P72.45-million Molave Residence Hall, P95.69-million Yakal Residence Hall, P82.68-million Kamia Residence Hall and the construction of P35-million UP Diliman Multipurpose Hall, P200-million Faculty and Staff Housing, P600-million Faculty Center, P50-million UP Gymnasium, P50-million water impounding lagoons, and P250-Resilience Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, and P50-million public restrooms.
The High Street Residence Hall, the Carlisle liberal arts college's first new residence hall since 1973, is part of a $46 million campus investment plan that began in 2012.
Looking to bring some much-needed beds to its Duluth campus, the University of Minnesota is planning a nearly $59 million student housing and dining project that would give UMD its first new residence hall since 2011.
NEW YORK: Wells Fargo Securities served as sole underwriter in the recent sale of $44.8 million in bonds issued by Montana State University (MSU) to pay for the design and construction of a new residence hall at MSU's Bozeman campus.
Fahy, 27, allegedly went into a women's bathroom in a residence hall at the school and put his cell phone into occupied stalls to take photographs Friday.
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Astorino has announced that the Westchester Local Development Corporation (LDC) has approved $36.4 million in low-cost financing for Purchase College-SUNY to construct a new residence hall on its campus.