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communitarian

[ kuh-myoo-ni-tair-ee-uhn ]
/ kəˌmyu nɪˈtɛər i ən /
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noun
a member of a communistic community.
an advocate of such a community.
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Origin of communitarian

First recorded in 1835–45; communit(y) + -arian
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British Dictionary definitions for communitarian

communitarian
/ (kəˌmjuːnɪˈtɛərɪən) /

noun
a member of a communist community
an advocate of communalism
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