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The occupant of the fourth seat will be determined by a competition starting this month among users of Isaacson’s platform.
ELON MUSK’S SPACEX ANNOUNCES A SPACEFLIGHT INTENDED TO RAISE MONEY FOR ST. JUDE HOSPITALCHRISTIAN DAVENPORTFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Though large, the windowless room was too full for people to stay distant, and its occupants — including some who were not wearing masks — spent hours together.
CORONAVIRUS CASES AMONG LAWMAKERS WHO SHELTERED IN LOCKDOWN SHOW ONE VACCINE DOSE MAY NOT IMMEDIATELY PROTECT AGAINST INFECTIONBEN GUARINOJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As I’m sure you can imagine, pushing the occupants of an entire building into a few public spaces doesn’t make for great social distancing.
REP. WATSON COLEMAN: I’M 75. I HAD CANCER. I GOT COVID-19 BECAUSE MY GOP COLLEAGUES DISMISS FACTS.BONNIE WATSON COLEMANJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
During this time, individuals may have been exposed to another occupant with coronavirus infection.
CONGRESSWOMAN TESTS POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS AFTER SHELTERING WITH SOME MASKLESS LAWMAKERS DURING SIEGE OF CAPITOLCOLBY ITKOWITZJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
At a crucial point in their mission a section of the submersible, a titanium structure shielding its occupants from the colossal pressure, literally breaks off.
A JOURNEY TO THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEANS — ALL FIVE OF THEMLUCINDA ROBBDECEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Just goes to show you that you can do just fine after losing a race for veep, a job once described by an occupant as “not worth a bucket of warm spit.”
HOW SAN DIEGO GOT SO BLUE IN A RELATIVELY SHORT AMOUNT OF TIMERANDY DOTINGADECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Downtown San Diego, home to homeless camps with occupants who often lacked easy access to restrooms, was considered ground zero of the outbreak.
FAULCONER HOPES HIS ACTION ON HOMELESSNESS WILL OVERSHADOW HIS FAILURELISA HALVERSTADTDECEMBER 7, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
About 6 seconds into the test, the occupants hit a top speed of around 107 miles per hour.
THE FIRST HYPERLOOP PASSENGERS JUST TOOK A SHORT BUT IMPORTANT RIDEROB VERGERNOVEMBER 11, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
There are national fire safety rules for underground transit systems that specify alarms, sprinklers, emergency exits and a maximum occupant load, to avoid overcrowding in the event of a fire.
ELON MUSK’S LAS VEGAS LOOP MIGHT ONLY CARRY A FRACTION OF THE PASSENGERS IT PROMISEDDAVID RIGGSOCTOBER 16, 2020TECHCRUNCH
After joining Dominion, Murray was part of the transition teams for the office’s most recent occupants, Terry McAuliffe and Northam.
INSIDE THE UTILITY COMPANY LOBBYING BLITZ THAT WILL HIKE ELECTRIC BILLSBY PATRICK WILSON, RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCHOCTOBER 9, 2020PROPUBLICA
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WORDS RELATED TO OCCUPANT

  • aborigine
  • addressee
  • autochthon
  • boarder
  • citizen
  • colonist
  • denizen
  • dweller
  • householder
  • incumbent
  • indweller
  • inmate
  • lessee
  • lodger
  • native
  • neighbor
  • occupant
  • occupier
  • renter
  • resider
  • roomer
  • settler
  • squatter
  • suburbanite
  • tenant
  • urbanite
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