commonalty

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noun com·mon·al·ty \ˈkä-mə-nəl-tē\

Definition of commonalty

plural

commonalties

  1. 1 a (1) :  the common people (2) :  the political estate formed by the common people b :  a usage or practice common to members of a group

  2. 2 :  a general group or body

Origin and Etymology of commonalty

Middle English communalte, from Anglo-French comunalté, from comunal communal


First Known Use: 14th century


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