from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Abode in a place; residence.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete The state of dwelling or residing; occupancy as a dwelling place.
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- noun obsolete The state of
dwellingor residing; occupancy.
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It is not that the tragedy Shakespeare wrote is under any illusions about the security of the "loved mansionry" it invokes: Banquo's lines in the text are followed by the ominous stage direction: "Enter Lady Macbeth."