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Overview of noun squatter

The noun squatter has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. squatter, homesteader, nester

(someone who settles lawfully on government land with the intent to acquire title to it)

2. squatter

(someone who settles on land without right or title)


Overview of verb squat

The verb squat has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) squat, crouch, scrunch, scrunch up, hunker, hunker down

(sit on one's heels; "In some cultures, the women give birth while squatting"; "The children hunkered down to protect themselves from the sandstorm")

2. (2) squat

(be close to the earth, or be disproportionately wide; "The building squatted low")

3. squat

(occupy (a dwelling) illegally)

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