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fellowship

noun
     
Related topics: Christianity, Education
fel‧low‧ship
1 [uncountable] a feeling of friendship resulting from shared interests or experiences:
Regular outings contribute to a sense of fellowship among co-workers.
2 [countable]RRC a group of people who share an interest or belief, especially Christians who have religious ceremonies together
3 [countable] British EnglishSE a job at a university which involves making a detailed study of a particular subject
4 [countable]
a) especially American EnglishSE money given to a student to allow them to continue their studies at an advanced level [↪ scholarship]:
Florian came to the United States on a Fulbright fellowship.
b) American EnglishSE a group of officials who decide which students will receive this money:
He received a gold medal from the Artists' Fellowship in New York.

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