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the citizenry

noun [S, + sing/pl verb] uk   /ˈsɪt.ɪ.zən.ri/  us   /-ˈsɪt̬-/ formal
the group of people who live in a particular city, town, area, or country: The country's citizenry is/are more politically aware than in the past.
Translations of “the citizenry”
in Chinese (Traditional) (全體)市民(或公民)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (全体)市民(或公民)…
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