commonality

(redirected from commonalities)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

com·mon·al·i·ty

 (kŏm′ə-năl′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. com·mon·al·i·ties
1.
a. The possession, along with another or others, of a certain attribute or set of attributes: a political movement's commonality of purpose.
b. A shared feature or attribute.

commonality

(ˌkɒməˈnælɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. the fact of being common to more than one individual; commonness
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) another word for commonalty1

com•mon•al•i•ty

(ˌkɒm əˈnæl ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. a sharing of features or characteristics in common; manifestation of common attributes.
2. a feature or characteristic held in common.
[1350–1400; Middle English; partial Latinization of commonalty]

commonality

A quality that applies to materiel or systems: a. possessing like and interchangeable characteristics enabling each to be utilized, or operated and maintained, by personnel trained on the others without additional specialized training; b. having interchangeable repair parts and/or components; and c. applying to consumable items interchangeably equivalent without adjustment.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commonality - a class composed of persons lacking clerical or noble rank
social class, socio-economic class, stratum, class - people having the same social, economic, or educational status; "the working class"; "an emerging professional class"
2.commonality - sharing of common attributes
generality - the quality of being general or widespread or having general applicability
solidarity - a union of interests or purposes or sympathies among members of a group
individualism, individuality, individuation - the quality of being individual; "so absorbed by the movement that she lost all sense of individuality"

commonality

noun
The common people:
common (used in plural), commonalty, commoner (used in plural), crowd, hoi polloi, mass (used in plural), mob, pleb (used in plural), plebeian (used in plural), populace, public, ruck, third estate.
Translations

commonality

[ˌkɒməˈnælɪtɪ] commonalty [ˈkɒmənəltɪ] N
1. (frm) (= things in common) → cosas fpl en común
there is a commonality of interests between themtienen muchos intereses en común
2. the commonality (= ordinary people) → el común de la gente, la plebe
References in periodicals archive ?
National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser Thursday said Pakistan valued its close brotherly relations with Azerbaijan which were based on historic, cultural and religious commonalities. He was talking to Ambassador of Azerbaijan Ali Fikrat Oglu Alizada, who called on him here at the Parliament House.
ISLAMABAD -- Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser has said that Pakistan values its close brotherly relations with Azerbaijan which were based on historic, cultural and religious commonalities. He said Pakistan intends to further cement those relations through parliamentary and economic cooperation.
ISLAMABAD -- National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaiser Thursday said Pakistan valued its close brotherly relations with Azerbaijan which were based on historic, cultural and religious commonalities.
ISLAMABAD -- Speaker National Assembly (NA) Asad Qaiser has said that Pakistan values its close brotherly relations with Azerbaijan which were based on historic, cultural and religious commonalities. He said that Pakistan intends to further cement those relations through parliamentary and economic cooperation.
There is no doubt that cultural and religious commonalities between Iran and Azerbaijan help bolster relations and cooperation between the two countries, Soltanifar said.
We extracted 7 DJs related to each theme, obtained top-30 VLs, and calculated the commonalities of terms and VLs.
In a statement issued by the UN Information Office in Geneva, de Mistura said commonalities include the 12 points pertaining to the future of Syria, that were distributed to the parties for study since the fourth round of intra-Syrian consultations (from February 23 to March 3, 2017).
Summary: Sochi [Russia], Dec 1 (ANI): Underlining the significance of the connects and commonalities of the people of the SCO countries, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj stated that the connectivity with these nations is a priority for India.
of Turin, Italy) has fully developed this theme in this book in the "Commonalities" series, leaving behind him Derrida.
Gholami pointed to vast commonalities between Iran and Afghanistan, and said, "The Iranians are not strangers in Afghanistan and they have a special status among Afghans which can be regarded as an effective advantage in the path of development of ties and economic cooperation between the two countries."
India, June 18 -- Further to the Definitive Agreement (DA) signed on March 21, 2012 covering program commonalities between the C919 and CSeries aircraft and the Letter of Intent (LOI) signed on November 13, 2012 signaling the beginning of Phase II of their strategic collaboration, Bombardier and the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (COMAC) wish to announce the signing of a DA covering four distinctive projects.