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communal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Communal  \Com"mu*nal\  (?  or  ?),  a.  [Cf.  F.  communal.] 
  Pertaining  to  a  commune. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  communal 
  adj  1:  for  or  by  a  group  rather  than  individuals;  "dipping  each  his 
  bread  into  a  communal  dish  of  stew"-  Paul  Roche;  "a 
  communal  settlement  in  which  all  earnings  and  food 
  were  shared";  "a  group  effort"  [syn:  {group(a)}] 
  2:  relating  to  a  small  administrative  district  or  community; 
  "communal  elections  in  several  European  countries" 




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