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Overview of noun brotherhood

The noun brotherhood has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (1) brotherhood

(the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings)

2. (1) brotherhood, fraternity, sodality

(people engaged in a particular occupation; "the medical fraternity")

3. (1) brotherhood

(the feeling that men should treat one another like brothers)

4. union, labor union, trade union, trades union, brotherhood

(an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer; "you have to join the union in order to get a job") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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