actual residence

A person's actual place of abode, the place where he actually lives, which is not necessarily his legal residence. Fitzgerald v Arel, 63 Iowa 104. See also 25 Am J2d Dom §§ 6, 9.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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