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English definition of “commune”

commune

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] (GROUP)    /ˈkɒm.juːn/ US  /ˈkɑː.mjuːn/
a group of families or single people who live and work together sharing possessions and responsibilities: She left her husband to join a women's commune.Groups of peopleNomadic and alternative lifestyles
(Definition of commune noun (GROUP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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