the buildings occupied by a phalanx.
the community itself.
any similar association, or the buildings they occupy.
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How to use phalanstery in a sentence
Is the phalanstery to be prohibited from capitalizing and lending at interest?What is Property? | P. J. Proudhon
This system, with some peculiar additions and embellishments, is the idea of the phalanstery.What is Property? | P. J. Proudhon
To put up the phalanstery was the biggest job undertaken by the community and it taxed all available resources to the last dollar.My Friends at Brook Farm | John Van Der Zee Sears
The men of the phalanstery were less careful to conceal their emotions than we old-time folks in these early centuries.Strange Stories | Grant Allen
Society would harmoniously be organised in groups (phalanxes) of 1,600 persons to inhabit a large palace called a phalanstery.British Socialism | J. Ellis Barker
British Dictionary definitions for phalanstery
buildings occupied by a phalanx
a community represented by a phalanx
any similar association or the buildings occupied by such an association
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