One who is in a place other than that of his domicil or residence. See domicil; residence.

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  • Nonresident — Non*res i*dent, a. Not residing in a particular place, on one s own estate, or in one s proper place; as, a nonresident clergyman or proprietor of lands. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nonresident — Non*res i*dent, n. A nonresident person; one who does not reside in the State or jurisdiction. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • nonresident — [nän΄rez′ə dənt] adj. not residing in a specified place; esp., having one s home in some locality other than where one works, attends school, etc. n. 1. one whose permanent home is not where one is staying 2. one who lives away from the locality… …   English World dictionary

  • nonresident — I noun someone who does not live in a particular place described by an admiring nonresident as a green and pleasant land • Ant: ↑resident • Hypernyms: ↑person, ↑individual, ↑someone, ↑somebody, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonresident — /nɒnˈrɛzədənt/ (say non rezuhduhnt) adjective 1. not resident in a particular place. 2. not residing where one is required to perform official duties: a nonresident hospital nurse. –noun 3. someone who is nonresident. –nonresidence, nonresidency …   Australian English dictionary

  • nonresident — adjective Date: 1540 not residing in a particular place • nonresident noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nonresident — nonresidence, nonresidency, n. /non rez i deuhnt/, adj. 1. not resident in a particular place. 2. not residing where official duties require a person to reside. n. 3. a person who is nonresident. [1520 30; NON + RESIDENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • nonresident — non•res•i•dent [[t]nɒnˈrɛz ɪ dənt[/t]] adj. 1) not resident in a particular place 2) a person who is nonresident • Etymology: 1520–30 non•res′i•dence, non•res′i•den•cy, n …   From formal English to slang

  • nonresident — 1. adjective not resident; alien; foreign; not residing in the place in question 2. noun one who is not a resident; an alien; a foreigner …   Wiktionary

  • nonresident — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. absentee, out of state, living abroad; see foreign 1 …   English dictionary for students