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noun com·mu·ni·ty \kə-ˈmyü-nət-ē\

Medical Definition of community

plural com·mu·ni·ties

  1. :  a unified body of individuals: asa:  the people with common interests living in a particular area; broadly :  the area itself <the problems of a large community>b:  an interacting population of various kinds of individuals (as species) in a common locationc:  a group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together within a larger society <a community of retired persons>





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