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collective

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /kəˈlek.tɪv/
of or shared by every member of a group of people: a collective decision/effort collective responsibility/leadership

collective

noun [C] uk   us   /kəˈlek.tɪv/
an organization or business that is owned and controlled by the people who work in it
Translations of “collective”
in Chinese (Traditional) 集體的, 共同的…
in Russian совместный, общий…
in Turkish ortak, müşterek, birlikte…
in Chinese (Simplified) 集体的, 共同的…
in Polish zbiorowy…
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