inhabitation

noun
in·hab·i·ta·tion | \ in-ˌha-bə-ˈtā-shən \

Definition of inhabitation 

: the act of inhabiting : the state of being inhabited

First Known Use of inhabitation

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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