community relations

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community relations
 
pl n
1.  the particular state of affairs in an area where potentially conflicting ethnic, religious, cultural, political, or linguistic groups live together: community relations in this neighbourhood were strained before the riots
2.  a.  social engineering or mediating work with conflicting groups: he spent ten years in community relations
 b.  (as modifier): a community-relations officer

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