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English definition of “membership”

membership

noun [C/U]    /ˈmem·bərˌʃɪp/
the state of belonging to an organization , or an agreement by which someone joins an organization : [U] We applied for membership in the country club . [C] Some fitness clubs sell lifetime memberships. The membership is all the members of an organization : [U] We asked the membership to vote on the issue .
(Definition of membership noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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