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Main Entry: com·mu·ni·ty
Pronunciation: kschwa-primarystressmyü-nschwat-emacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ties
1 a : the people living in an area; also : the area itself b : a group of living things that belong to one or more species, interact ecologically, and are located in one place (as a bog or pond) c : a group of people with common interests especially when living together <a community of monks>
2 a : shared ownership or participation <community of goods> b : SIMILARITY 1, likeness <a community of ideas> c : shared activity : FELLOWSHIP

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