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inhabited

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in developed, cultivated

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inhabited

verb
past tense of inhabit

Synonyms of inhabited (Entry 2 of 2)

to be in a place for a period of time
  • We need to protect the forests and also the wildlife that inhabits them.
  • The people who inhabit the island take great pride in their art.

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The first known use of inhabited was in the 15th century

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“Inhabited.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inhabited. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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