Communalism meaning

kə-myo͝onə-lĭzəm, kŏmyə-nə-
Communal organization.
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Any social system based around a community.
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A theory or system of government in which communes or local communities, sometimes on an ethnic or religious basis, have virtual autonomy within a federated state.
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The conflicting allegiance resulting from this.
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Belief in or practice of communal ownership, as of goods and property.
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Strong devotion to the interests of one's own minority or ethnic group rather than those of society as a whole.
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