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cohabit

(kō-hăb′ĭt)
intr.v. cohab·ited, cohab·iting, cohab·its
1. To live together in a sexual relationship, especially when not legally married.
2. To coexist, as animals of different species.

co·hab′i·tant, co·hab′it·er n.
co·hab′i·ta′tion n.
co·hab′i·ta′tion·al adj.

cohabit

verb To live, sleep and have sexual relations with a partner as if in a married partnership (though usually without legal marriage).
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This is especially important since the cohabitees could agree that they should not apply the paragraph on division to their cohabitation.
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The long-term study, financed by the Government's Economic and Social Research Council, has already provided evidence that married couples are happier than cohabitees, and about the short duration of most cohabiting relationships.
It's important that cohabitees who split up sort out their finances.
Wendy believes the law which governs property claims between cohabitees when they separate is cumbersome, messy, and badly in need of reform.
If you live with someone who is not your husband, wife or civil partner, they have no right to anything - yet less than a quarter of cohabitees have made a will.
There are concerns cohabitees are unaware that, compared to married couples, there are major differences in their status regarding property rights, children, inheritance, taxes, separation and pensions.
While the unsuspecting group was asked to stay in the bedroom, the pair left the diary room after five days in their secret bedsit, spying and wreaking vengeance against some of their former cohabitees.
At present cohabitees or people in a long-term relationship, whether they are opposite-sex couples or same-sex couples, are not recognised as such under the law.
after his desire for chewing gum caused them to fail the pedalo task, he is 6-4 to be drummed out of the house by his starving cohabitees.
Cohabitees are entitled to share only items bought during the relationship and have no claim on partner's property.