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inhabit

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinhabitin‧hab‧it /ɪnˈhæbɪt/ ●●○ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 LIVE SOMEWHEREif animals or people inhabit an area or place, they live there syn live 🔊 The woods are inhabited by many wild animals. 🔊 inhabited islandssee thesaurus at liveinhabitable adjectiveRegisterInhabit is mainly used in formal or scientific contexts. In everyday English, people usually say someone lives in a place:Millions of people live in these shantytowns.→ See Verb table
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inhabitThe island is mainly inhabited by sheep.The site once was inhabited by the Ohlone Indians.Some tribes still inhabit the more remote mountains and jungles of the country.
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Verb table
inhabit
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyinhabit
he, she, itinhabits
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyinhabited
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave inhabited
he, she, ithas inhabited
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad inhabited
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill inhabit
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have inhabited
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam inhabiting
he, she, itis inhabiting
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you, we, theyare inhabiting
Past
I, he, she, itwas inhabiting
you, we, theywere inhabiting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been inhabiting
he, she, ithas been inhabiting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been inhabiting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be inhabiting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been inhabiting
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