commonalities

[ kom-uh-nal-i-tee ]SEE DEFINITION OF commonalities
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"Of course you'll quit the game," ran on the trainer, after an exchange of commonalities.

Hence there are eighty grand divisions, seven hundred and twenty commonalities, and 6480 cantons in the kingdom.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "a community," from common (adj.), as if from Latin *communalitas. A respelling of commonalty (late 13c.). Meaning "the common people" is attested from 1580s; that of "state or quality of being shared" is from 1954.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COMMONALITIES

common ground

nounarea of agreement
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