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COMMONALTY, Eng. law. This word signifies, 1st. the common people of England, as contradistinguished from the king and the nobles; 2d. the body of a society as the masters, wardens, and commonalty of such a society.

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If we start out from the idea that the city is the physical domain for the modern development of the commonalty, we have to accept that in physical terms the city is the conjunction of its public spaces.
Although hunting was the sport of kings, aristocrats, and gentlemen, it was also the pastime of the commonalty who hunted quasi-lawfully with the privileged and/or poached unlawfully with the semi-privileged lesser gentry.
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