Definition of rezidentsia in US English:

rezidentsia

(also rezidentia)

noun

  • = residentura.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in William Garner (b. 1920). From Russian rezidencija, probably after rezident. Compare earlier residency and slightly later residence.

Pronunciation

rezidentsia

/ˌrɛzɪˈdɛnsɪə/