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people

noun   /ˈpiː·pl/
A1 [plural] more than one person personas Our company employs over 400 people. People are unhappy with the situation.
all the men, women, and children who live in a particular country, or who have the same culture or language gente The French are known as a food-loving people. Customs similar to this one are found amongst many peoples of the world.
(Definition of people from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

people

noun plural /ˈpiːpl/
persons personas There were three people in the room.
men and women in general personas, gente People often say such things.
(noun singular) a nation or race pueblo all the peoples of this world.
the people noun plural
the ordinary people of a country as opposed to the aristocracy etc pueblo government for the people by the people.
people is usually plural: The people waiting at the airport were impatient. people is singular, and has the plural peoples, when it means a nation: a defeated people ; the peoples of eastern Europe.
(Definition of people from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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