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noun (i, collective noun)
  1. The common people; the masses.
  2. (non-standard) The elite (hoi oligoi).
Translations: 
  • Spanish: populacho , plebe
    (trans-bottom) (trans-top, the elite)
    (trans-mid)
    (trans-bottom)
Etymology: From Ancient Greek (term, sc=polytonic, á, tr=hoi, , the (plural), lang=grc), and (term, sc=polytonic, , tr=polloi, , many, lang=grc).


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