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"community" in British English

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communitynoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   /kəˈmjuː.nə.ti/ us   /kəˈmjuː.nə.t̬i/
B2 the people living in one particular area or people who are considered as a unit because of their common interests, social group, or nationality: He's well known in the local community. There's a large black/white/Jewish community living in this area. Her speech caused outrage among the gay community. Drug trafficking is a matter of considerable concern for the entire international community (= all the countries of the world). There's a real sense of community (= caring and friendly feeling) in this neighbourhood.
specialized biology a group of animals or plants that live or grow together
the community [S]
the general public: Unlike the present government, we believe in serving the community.

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(Definition of community from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"community" in American English

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communitynoun [C/U]

us   /kəˈmju·nɪ·t̬i/
all the people who live in a particular area, or a group of people who are considered as a unit because of their shared interests or background: [C] the scientific community [C] Bus fares were raised despite the protests of the community. [U] There’s a real sense of community (= caring and friendly feeling) in this neighborhood.
biology A community is also all the various living things that live in a particular area.
The community is sometimes used to mean society in general: [U] She believed that the greatest goal in life was to serve the community.
(Definition of community from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"community" in Business English

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communitynoun [C]

uk   /kəˈmjuːnəti/ us   plural communities
the people living in a particular area: We know that 80% of economic growth comes from businesses already located within our communities.rural/urban community Banks offer basic banking facilities to people in rural communities. This is a restaurant that also provides training for unemployed people from the local community.
a group of people who have the same interests, religion, etc.: international financial communityLatino/black/Jewish, etc. community The US Census shows the Latino community has grown to 35 million.
the community
a way of referring to people in general or the public: Basically, you have to find the best ways of working with the community.
(Definition of community from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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