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the citizenrynoun [S, + sing/pl verb]

uk   /ˈsɪt.ɪ.zən.ri/  us   /-ˈsɪt̬-/ formal
the ​group of ​people who ​live in a ​particularcity, ​town, ​area, or ​country: The country's citizenry is/are more ​politicallyaware than in the past.
(Definition of the citizenry from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the citizenry”
in Chinese (Simplified) (全体)市民(或公民)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (全體)市民(或公民)…
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