membership

[mem-ber-ship]
noun
1.
the state of being a member, as of a society or club.
2.
the status of a member.
3.
the total number of members belonging to an organization, society, etc.

Origin:
1640–50; member + -ship

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membership (ˈmɛmbəˌʃɪp)
 
n
1.  the members of an organization collectively
2.  the state of being a member

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Word Origin & History

membership
1640s, "State of being a member," from member + -ship. Meaning "number of members" is from 1850.
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Example sentences
Where community was fate, organization is voluntary membership.
The organization's operations were in the red, and membership was limited.
The organization is notoriously difficult to study, thanks to its insistence on
  anonymity and its fluid membership.
Group texting is logical when membership has already been delineated-for the
  team-mates on a project, for example.
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