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member

noun [C] (PERSON)    /ˈmem.bər/ US  /-bɚ/
A2 a person, animal, or thing that is part of a group: a family member a member of the older generation male and female members of the group The lion is a member of the cat family. Representatives of the member states will be meeting next week.Supporters, members and defendersBelievers and non-believers A2 a person who joins a group to take part in a particular activity: a new club member Car parking facilities are for members only. Michael is a member of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds.Supporters, members and defendersBelievers and non-believers
(Definition of member noun (PERSON) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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