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fan·dom

 (făn′dəm)
n.
All the fans of a sport, an activity, or a famous person.

fandom

(ˈfændəm)
n
1. a collection of fans or enthusiasts
2. the realm of fans and enthusiasts
3. the state of being a fan or enthusiast

fan•dom

(ˈfæn dəm)

n.
all the fans, as of a film star.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fandom - the fans of a sport or famous person
followers, following - a group of followers or enthusiasts
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While the group numbers have ebbed and flowed, Harry Potter fan groups have perpetuated the fandom in their hometowns through local events for adults and children alike.
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But when"Full House" originally aired, the club meetings in my bedroom may have been the forum where the most passionate displays of fandom could be found.
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Although created especially to appeal to young girls, Sailor Moon has an enduring fandom across demographics, even decades after its original broadcast.
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