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guild

noun
variants: also gild

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a group of persons formally joined together for some common interest
  • after his apprenticeship, he was able to join the stonemasons' guild

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The first known use of guild was in the 14th century

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“Guild.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/guild. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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