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townspeople

[tounz-pee-puh l] /ˈtaʊnzˌpi pəl/
plural noun
1.
the inhabitants or citizenry of a town.
2.
people who were raised in a town or city.
Also called townsfolk.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; town + 's1 + people
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townspeople

/ˈtaʊnzˌpiːpəl/
noun
1.
the inhabitants of a town; citizens
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