Definition of affinity group in English:

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affinity group

Pronunciation: /əˈfinədē ˌɡro͞op/


chiefly US
A group of people linked by a common interest or purpose.
Example sentences
  • In the session we learned at least two important lessons: the need to establish and maintain links with other members of an affinity group and the usefulness of vinegar in dealing with the effects of tear gas.
  • An affinity group of older women from Montreal, were the first to approach the fence.
  • I quickly began searching for my affinity group.

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Syllabification: af·fin·i·ty group

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