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confraternity

con·fra·ter·ni·ty

confraternity

 
pronunciation:
kan fr tuhr nih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: confraternities
definition 1: a lay brotherhood that pursues religious or charitable goals.
definition 2: an association or group of people united by profession or common goal.
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derivation: confraternal (adj.)