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: brotherhood, community
: an organized society or fellowship
: a devotional or charitable association of Roman Catholic laity
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association, board, brotherhood, chamber, club, college, congress, consortium, council, fellowship, fraternity, guild (also gild), institute, institution, league, order, organization, society
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1600, in the meaning defined at sense 1
Latin sodalitat-, sodalitas comradeship, club, from sodalis comrade — more at sib
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