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English definition of “cohort”

cohort

noun [C ]     /ˈkəʊhɔːt/
a group of people who share a characteristic, usually age: About 42% of women in this age cohort have a college degree. This year's cohort of graduates will have particular difficulties finding jobs.
a person or a group of people who support a particular person, usually a leader: Perhaps he should have considered warning his cohort away from his investments.
(Definition of cohort noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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