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- A group sharing a common understanding and often the same language, manners, tradition and law. See civilization.
- Burdens upon the poorer classes of the community.
- Creatures that in communities exist.
- A commune, or residential or religious collective.
- The condition of having certain attitudes and interests in common.
- (ecology) A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other.
- (Internet) A group of people interacting by electronic means for social, professional, educational or other purposes; a virtual community.
- (obsolete) Common possession or enjoyment; participation.
- a community of goods
- (obsolete) common character; likeness.
- H. Spencer
- The essential community of nature between organic growth and inorganic growth.
- H. Spencer
- (obsolete) commonness; frequency
- Eyes […] sick and blunted with community.
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Derived terms 
group of people sharing a common understanding
commune or residential/religious collective
condition of having certain attitudes and interests in common
(ecologycommunity): group of interdependent organisms
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- ^ "community, n." OED Online. July 2009. Oxford University Press <http://dictionary.oed.com/cgi/entry/50045241>.