indwelling definition

  • adjective:
    • Dwelling or living within.
    • Placed or implanted within the body, as a catheter or electrode.
    • implanted in the body
    • present as an inner concept; inherent
    • present or living as an inner activating nature or force or principle
  • noun:
    • An inner presence, by a spirit or power.
    • A dwelling within, especially lodgement or habitation in head or soul.
    • Residence within, as with one's heart.
    • A dwelling within; specially, lodgment or habitation within the mind or heart.
  • others:
    • Dwelling within; residing interiorly; specifically, abiding in mind or soul; having a permanent emotional lodgment: as, an indwelling trust.

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