as in ethnic
of, relating to, or reflecting the traits exhibited by a group of people with a common ancestry and culture a tribal solidarity that transcends all other loyalties or bonds

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“Tribal.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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