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Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
tenant (noun)
a) one who holds or possesses real estate or sometimes personal property (as a security) by any kind of right
b) one who has the occupation or temporary possession of lands or tenements of another , specifically one who rents or leases (as a house) from a landlord
- occupant dweller
tenant (verb)
transitive verb
to hold or occupy as or as if as a tenant - inhabit
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