Defintion of abode, domicile, dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home. (n):
Housing that someone is living in. "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless".
Defintion of habitation. (n):
The native habitat or home of an animal or plant.
Defintion of habitation, inhabitancy, inhabitation. (n):
The act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place (said of both animals and men). "he studied the creation and inhabitation and demise of the colony".