commensality

noun
com·​men·​sal·​i·​ty | \ ˌkäˌmenˈsalətē \
plural -es

Definition of commensality

1a : the practice of eating together
b : a social group that eats together

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“Commensality.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commensality. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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