residential neighborhood


residential neighborhood
area of land zoned for private housing where businesses are prohibited

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • residential — adjective Date: 1654 1. a. used as a residence or by residents b. providing living accommodations for students < a residential prep school > 2. restricted to or occupied by residences < a residential neighborhood > 3. of or relating to residence… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • residential — residentiality /rez i den shee al i tee/, n. residentially, adv. /rez i den sheuhl/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to residence or to residences: a residential requirement for a doctorate. 2. suited for or characterized by private residences: a… …   Universalium

  • residential — adjective a) Of or pertaining to a place of personal residence or to a location for such places. They live in a residential neighborhood. b) Of or pertaining to residency. There is a residential requirement for obtaining a marriage license here …   Wiktionary

  • residential — res•i•den•tial [[t]ˌrɛz ɪˈdɛn ʃəl[/t]] adj. 1) pertaining to residence or to residences: a residential requirement for a doctorate[/ex] 2) characterized by private residences: a residential neighborhood[/ex] • Etymology: 1645–55; < ML… …   From formal English to slang

  • Residential Segregation — refers to the physical separation of two groups based on residence and housing Schaeffer, Richard T. Race and Ethnicity in the United States. 4th ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007. page 28] , or a form of segregation that sorts… …   Wikipedia

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  • Neighborhood Assistant — A Neighborhood Assistant (NA) is another term for a Residential Assistant. The intention of Neighborhood Assistants are to bring a community together and to support people within a community. This title was changed at Oakes college, University of …   Wikipedia


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