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(of an employee or student) reside at the place where one works or studies.
- ‘We always had two maids, one who lived in and one who came by the day to do the cleaning.’
- ‘During this time I was able to find out information about the dormitories here. They seemed very reasonable so I decided to live in.’
- ‘What will happen to the money gained from those living in this year will be decided at a later date.’
- ‘Students have the option to live in or travel from home every day.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.