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habitable adj

: suitable and fit for a person to live in
: free of defects that endanger the health and safety of occupants see also warranty of habitability at warranty
hab·it·abil·i·ty [ha-bi-tə-bi-lə-tē]

hab·it·able·ness n

hab·it·ably adv

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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