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 (kə-myo͞o′nəl, kŏm′yə-)
1. Of or relating to a commune.
2. Of or relating to a community.
a. Of, belonging to, or shared by the people of a community; public.
b. Marked by collective ownership and control of goods and property.

[French, from Late Latin commūnālis, from Latin commūnis, common; see common.]

com′mu·nal′i·ty (kŏm′yə-năl′ĭ-tē) n.
com·mu′nal·ly adv.


(ˌkɒm yəˈnæl ɪ ti)

1. the state or condition of being communal.
2. a feeling or spirit of cooperation and belonging in a group.
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In the midst of adversity they created something most special - extended families, kinship networks, neighbourliness, and communality.
So I was happy when I came to Wales to see evidence of the India I used to know - in the Valleys, especially, children will very often grow up and end up living in the same street or very close to their parents - that communality is a key factor of the Welsh collective psyche, far more so than in other parts of the UK.
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The estimate of communality for each variable measures the proportion of variance of that variable explained by all the other components jointly.
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Her ambivalence between tradition/order and rebellion/independence is achingly evident in Hyder's presentation of this woman who survives the turmoil of more than half a century of Indian-Pakistani-Bangladeshi communality and discord.
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After examining communality of variables, factor loadings, and fit indices, we removed two items and conducted another CFA with the second half of the sample (N = 102).
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