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English definition of “village”

village

noun [C]  /ˈvɪl·ɪdʒ/ us  
a group of houses, stores, and other buildings which is smaller than a town: We live just outside the village of Larchmont. A village is also the people who live in a village: The whole village came out for the parade.
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