plural of community

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1 the people living in a particular area
  • the whole community rallied to the aid of the family who had lost its home

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2 a group of people with a common interest living in one place
  • a picturesque seacoast village that is known for its sizable community of artists

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3 a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially
  • a large community of retired people in the coastal town

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4 the body of people in a profession or field of activity
  • members of the medical community

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“Communities.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 24 January 2020.

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