1 adj A residential area contains houses rather than offices or factories.
usu ADJ n
...a smart residential area...
2 adj A residential institution is one where people live while they are studying there or being cared for there.
usu ADJ n
Training involves a two-year residential course..., ...a residential home for children with disabilities.
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
care provided for old or sick people or children in a residential facility ("home")
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