Brotherhood

Definition of Brotherhood

Broth´er`hood
n.1.The state of being brothers or a brother.
2.An association for any purpose, as a society of monks; a fraternity.
3.The whole body of persons engaged in the same business, - especially those of the same profession; as, the legal or medical brotherhood.
4.Persons, and, poetically, things, of a like kind.
A brotherhood of venerable trees.
- Wordsworth.

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