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English noun: community

1. community (group) a group of people living in a particular local area

SamplesThe team is drawn from all parts of the community.

Broader (hypernym)assemblage, gathering

Narrower (hyponym)Aleut, Circassian, convent, crossroads, hamlet, horde, house, Islam Nation, Islamic Ummah, Muslim Ummah, neighborhood, neighbourhood, parish, settlement, small town, speech community, Umma, Ummah, village

Instance hyponymAchomawi, Akwa'ala, Inca, Inka, Kechua, Quechua, Xhosa, Zulu

2. community (possession) common ownership

SamplesThey shared a community of possessions.

Broader (hypernym)ownership

3. community (group) a group of nations having common interests

SamplesThey hoped to join the NATO community.

Broader (hypernym)global organization, international organisation, international organization, world organisation, world organization

4. community (state) agreement as to goals

SamplesThe preachers and the bootleggers found they had a community of interests.

Synonymscommunity of interests

Broader (hypernym)accord, agreement

5. community (location) a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences

Synonymsresidential area, residential district

Broader (hypernym)district, dominion, territorial dominion, territory

Narrower (hyponym)exurbia, planned community, rabbit warren, suburb, suburban area, suburbia, tenement district, uptown, warren

Instance hyponymGeorgetown, Greenwich Village, Village

Part holonymhousing development, housing estate

6. community (group) (ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other

Synonymsbiotic community

Broader (hypernym)group, grouping

Narrower (hyponym)biome

Domain categorybionomics, ecology, environmental science

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