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compatriot

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1 a person living in or originally from the same country as another
  • an appeal to all of his compatriots to come to their country's aid in its hour of need

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2 a person frequently seen in the company of another
  • doesn't indulge in the lavish lifestyle of his compatriots in the movie business

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The first known use of compatriot was in 1611

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“Compatriot.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compatriot. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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