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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Reside \Re*side"\ (r?-z?d"), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Resided; p. pr. & vb. n. Residing.] [F. r['e]sider, L. residere; pref. re- re- + sedere to sit. See Sit. ] 1. To dwell permanently or for a considerable time; to have a settled abode for a time; to abide continuosly; to have one's domicile of home; to remain for a long time. [1913 Webster] At the moated grange, resides this dejected Mariana. --Shak. [1913 Webster] In no fixed place the happy souls reside. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To have a seat or fixed position; to inhere; to lie or be as in attribute or element. [1913 Webster] In such like acts, the duty and virtue of contentedness doth especially reside. --Barrow. [1913 Webster] 3. To sink; to settle, as sediment. [Obs.] --Boyle. [1913 Webster] Syn: To dwell; inhabit; sojourn; abide; remain; live; domiciliate; domicile. [1913 Webster]