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citizens

noun
plural of citizen

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1 a person who owes allegiance to a government and is protected by it
  • conscientious citizens who regard voting as a duty as well as a right

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2 a person who lives in a town on a permanent basis
  • claimed that the good citizens of the town were sick of high property taxes

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“Citizens.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/citizens. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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