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confraternity (s) (noun), confraternities (pl)
1. A group of people united in a common profession or for some purpose, often a group of Christians who have joined together to perform charitable acts.
2. An association of men united for some objective or in some common profession; especially, a brotherhood devoted to some particular service that is religious or generous in giving to those in need.
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