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member

(Constituent part), noun article, branch, component, department, division, element, factor, feature, fraction, ingredient, integral part, item, link, part, piece, portion, section, segment, share, small part, subordinate part, unit

member

(Individual in a group), noun affiliate, belonger, cardholder, committeeperson, comrade, confederate, constituent, cooperator, copartner, cosharer, enlistee, enrolled person, fellow, follower, guildsman, participator, partner, patron, registered person, sharer, stockholder, teammate
See also: chapter, element, ingredient, offshoot, organ, participant, party

member

every person who agrees to become a member of a company and whose name is entered on its register of members.

MEMBER. This word has various significations: 1. The limits of the body useful in self-defence. Membrum est pars corporis habens destinatum operationem in corpore. Co. Litt. 126 a. See Limbs.
     2.-2. An individual who belongs to a firm, partnership, company or corporation. Vide Corporation; Partnership.
     3.-3. One who belongs to a legislative body, or other branch of the government; as, a member of the house of representatives; a member of the court.

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The prudential nature of the Hunt test was underscored by the willingness of the Court to relax the required relationship of the organization to its members, finding that a memberless organization could satisfy the test.
Hunt involved a memberless state commission representing apple growers who nevertheless had "the indicia of membership.

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