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Neighborhood vs. Community

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Neighborhoodnoun

The quality of being a neighbor, of living nearby, next to each-other; proximity.

‘Our neighborhood was our only reason to exchange hollow greetings.’;

Communitynoun

(countable) A group sharing a common understanding, and often the same language, law, manners, and/or tradition.

Neighborhoodnoun

Close proximity, nearby area; particularly, close proximity to one's home.

‘He lives in my neighborhood.’;

Communitynoun

(countable) A residential or religious collective; a commune.

Neighborhoodnoun

The inhabitants of a residential area.

‘The fire alarmed the neighborhood.’;

Communitynoun

A group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other.

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Neighborhoodnoun

A formal or informal division of a municipality or region.

‘We have just moved to a pleasant neighborhood.’;

Communitynoun

A group of people interacting by electronic means for educational, professional, social, or other purposes; a virtual community.

Neighborhoodnoun

An approximate amount.

‘He must be making in the neighborhood of $200,000 per year.’;

Communitynoun

(uncountable) The condition of having certain attitudes and interests in common.

Neighborhoodnoun

The quality of physical proximity.

‘The slums and the palace were in awful neighborhood.’;

Communitynoun

Common enjoyment or possession; participation.

‘a community of goods’;

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Neighborhoodnoun

(obsolete) The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will.

Communitynoun

Common character; likeness.

Neighborhoodnoun

(topology) Within a topological space:

Communitynoun

Commonness; frequency.

Neighborhoodnoun

A set containing an open set which contains some specified point.

Communitynoun

Common possession or enjoyment; participation; as, a community of goods.

‘The original community of all things.’; ‘An unreserved community of thought and feeling.’;

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Neighborhoodnoun

Alternatively: An open set which contains some specified point.

Communitynoun

A body of people having common rights, privileges, or interests, or living in the same place under the same laws and regulations; as, a community of monks. Hence a number of animals living in a common home or with some apparent association of interests.

‘Creatures that in communities exist.’;

Neighborhoodnoun

(topology) Within a metric space:

Communitynoun

Society at large; a commonwealth or state; a body politic; the public, or people in general.

‘Burdens upon the poorer classes of the community.’;

Neighborhoodnoun

A set containing an open ball which contains a specified point.

Communitynoun

Common character; likeness.

‘The essential community of nature between organic growth and inorganic growth.’;

Neighborhoodnoun

Alternatively: An open ball which contains some specified point.

Communitynoun

Commonness; frequency.

‘Eyes . . . sick and blunted with community.’;

Neighborhoodnoun

(topology) The infinitesimal open set of all points that may be reached directly from a given point.

Communitynoun

a group of people living in a particular local area;

‘the team is drawn from all parts of the community’;

Neighborhoodnoun

(graph theory) The set of all the vertices adjacent to a given vertex.

Communitynoun

a group of people having ethnic or cultural or religious characteristics in common;

‘the Christian community of the apostolic age’; ‘he was well known throughout the Catholic community’;

Neighborhoodnoun

The quality or condition of being a neighbor; the state of being or dwelling near; proximity.

‘Then the prison and the palace were in awful neighborhood.’;

Communitynoun

common ownership;

‘they shared a community of possessions’;

Neighborhoodnoun

A place near; vicinity; adjoining district; a region the inhabitants of which may be counted as neighbors; as, he lives in my neighborhood.

Communitynoun

a group of nations having common interests;

‘they hoped to join the NATO community’;

Neighborhoodnoun

The inhabitants who live in the vicinity of each other; as, the fire alarmed all the neiborhood.

Communitynoun

the body of people in a learned occupation;

‘the news spread rapidly through the medical community’;

Neighborhoodnoun

The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will.

Communitynoun

agreement as to goals;

‘the preachers and the bootleggers found they had a community of interests’;

Neighborhoodnoun

a surrounding or nearby region;

‘the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville’; ‘it is a rugged locality’; ‘he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood’; ‘I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods’;

Communitynoun

a district where people live; occupied primarily by private residences

Neighborhoodnoun

people living near one another;

‘it is a friendly neighborhood’; ‘my neighborhood voted for Bush’;

Communitynoun

(ecology) a group of interdependent organisms inhabiting the same region and interacting with each other

Neighborhoodnoun

the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of');

‘it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job’; ‘the price is in the neighborhood of $100’;

Community

A community is a social unit (a group of living things) with commonality such as norms, religion, values, customs, or identity. Communities may share a sense of place situated in a given geographical area (e.g.

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