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collectivity

[kol-ek-tiv-i-tee] /ˌkɒl ɛkˈtɪv ɪ ti/
noun, plural collectivities.
1.
collective character.
2.
a collective whole.
3.
the people collectively.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; collective + -ity
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  • In their world, the individual was dissolved in the abstract interest of the collectivity.
British Dictionary definitions for collectivity

collectivity

/ˌkɒlɛkˈtɪvɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
the quality or state of being collective
2.
a collective whole or aggregate
3.
people regarded as a whole
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