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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·mon·al·i·ty /ˌkɑməˈnæləti/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 com·mon·al·ty, com·mon·al·i·ty n.; pl. Commonalties
 1. The common people; those classes and conditions of people who are below the rank of nobility; the commons.
    The commonalty, like the nobility, are divided into several degrees.   --Blackstone.
    The ancient fare of our kings differed from that of the commonalty in plenteousness only.   --Landon.
 2. The majority or bulk of mankind. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: class composed of persons lacking noble or knightly or
           gentle rank [syn: commonalty, commons]
      2: sharing of common attributes [syn: commonness] [ant: individuality]