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clan

noun

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1 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially
  • that clan of football fans has parties every weekend on which the New England Patriots play

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2 a group of persons who come from the same ancestor
  • the whole clan gets together only for holidays

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The first known use of clan was in the 15th century

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“Clan.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clan. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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