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denizen

1. Brit an individual permanently resident in a foreign country where he enjoys certain rights of citizenship
2. Biology a plant or animal established in a place to which it is not native

denizen

An inhabitant of a particular place. A "denizen of the Internet" is a person who frequently uses the Web or other Internet facilities.
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The denizens of Tuna, Texas (the state's third smallest town), include Humane Society activist Petey Fisk, hooligan Stanley Bumiller,his cheerleading-obsessed sister Charlene, used-weapons saleswoman Didi Snavely and perpetual city council candidate Phinas Blye (all played by Williams).
In the 61 years between surveys, the population of intertidal denizens shifted in favor of species that prefer warmer water.
Designed to image the most distant denizens of the universe, the Hubble Space Telescope rarely gazes at objects in our solar system.
Sigourney Weaver and William Hurt portray denizens of a community bordered by fearsome creatures in ``The Village.
What: The denizens of Royston Vasey prepare new outrages for their cult viewership.
Some denizens of the Silurian seafloor community are familiar, such as the large tubeworms seen at modern vents.
The story, such as it was, concerned the denizens of a small Northern California town - one kills a cop, one dies under sad circumstances, and one becomes an ecological champion.
5 billion years ago, when all the denizens of the solar system were born from a swirling disk of gas and dust that enveloped the young sun.
Creator David Milch, who bears a striking resemblance (at least in demeanor) to his most famous character, ``NYPD Blue's'' Andy Sipowicz, has cobbled together a gristle-hearted drama focusing on the town's seething, ethics-free denizens, led by Ian McShane, who gives an undeniably galvanizing performance as Al Swearengen, Deadwood's most brutal - and successful - businessman and brothel operator.
It follows a highly elliptical orbit that takes it far deeper into the reaches of the outer solar system than any of the 36 or so known denizens of the Kuiper belt.
Still, he keeps coming back year after year, hoping his presence will show the denizens of Skid Row that someone cares about them after all.
Aside from pollen, mold spores are the most allergenic denizens of the garden.