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citizenry

[sit-uh-zuh n-ree, -suh n-] /ˈsɪt ə zən ri, -sən-/
noun, plural citizenries.
1.
citizens collectively.
Origin of citizenry
1810-1820
1810-20; citizen + -ry
Related forms
undercitizenry, noun, plural undercitizenries.
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citizenry

/ˈsɪtɪzənrɪ/
noun (pl) -ries
1.
citizens collectively
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Word Origin and History for citizenry
n.

"citizens collectively," 1795, from citizen + -ry.

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