tribe

A rank or category in the taxonomic hierarchy below subfamily and above genus.

tribe

A group of people with who share a common background.

tribe

A group of people who lived in one part of a country and ruled by a chief. Also used for a voting group in Rome.

Tribe

A group of people who live in one part of a country and are ruled by a chief.

tribe

  1. a social division of (usually preliterate) people
  2. a federation (as of American Indians)
  3. (biology) a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily
  4. group of people related by blood or marriage

Tribe

(Pertaining to classification) The category used in classification which is subordinate to a class and superior to a family.

Tribe

A tribe is viewed, historically or developmentally, as a social group existing before the development of, or outside of, states. Many people used the term `tribal society` to refer to societies organized largely on the basis of social, especially familial, descent groups (see clan and kinship). A customary tribe in these terms is a face-to-face .....
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tribe

(trīb) a taxonomic category subordinate to a family (or subfamily) and superior to a genus (or subtribe).
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tribe

[n] - a social division of (usually preliterate) people 2. [n] - a federation (as of American Indians) 3. [n] - (biology) a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily
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Tribe

• (n.) A division, class, or distinct portion of a people, from whatever cause that distinction may have originated; as, the city of Athens was divided into ten tribes. • (n.) A nation of savages or uncivilized people; a body of rude people united under one leader or government; as, the tribes of the Six Nations; the Seneca tribe. • ...
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tribe

noun a federation (as of American Indians)
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tribe

noun a social division of (usually preliterate) people
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Tribe

[biology] In biology, a tribe is a taxonomic rank between family and genus. It lies below ranks with names derived from family, such as subfamily. It is sometimes subdivided into subtribes. In zoology, some examples include the tribes Caprini (goat-antelopes), Hominini (hominins), Bombini (bumblebees), and Thunnini (tunas). The standard end...
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Tribe

[internet] The term tribe or digital tribe is used as a slang term for an unofficial community of people who share a common interest, and usually who are loosely affiliated with each other through social media or other internet mechanisms. The term is related to `tribe,` which traditionally refers to people closely associated in both geogra...
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Tribe

[Native American] In the United States, an Indian tribe, Native American tribe, tribal nation or similar concept is any extant or historical clan, tribe, band, nation, or other group or community of Indigenous peoples in the United States. Modern forms of these entities are often associated with land or territory of an Indian reservation. `...
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Tribe

[Philippine TV program] Tribe is a television program which is produced and aired on Net25 which airs every Saturdays and Sundays at 7:30 PM Philippine Time. ==About Tribe== The show is still hosted by 5 personalities: ==Segments== ==Former Tribe Talents== ...
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tribe

a category intermediate in rank between subfamily and genus
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tribe

A community of people tied together by a myth of common ancestry.
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Tribe

a group of families, clans, or generations; Tribes, Trade Kingdoms
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Tribe

A group of people who live in one part of a country and are ruled by a chief.
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tribe

a taxonomic grouping, in rank between genus and species.
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tribe

a taxonomic rank between family and genus. It is sometimes subdivided into subtribes
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tribe

in cultural anthropology, theoretical type of human social organization based on small groups defined by traditions of common descent and having ... [34 related articles]
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tribe

in Roman history, a unit of the Roman state. The first Roman tribes were probably ethnic in origin and consisted of the Titienses (Tities), Ramnenses ... [2 related articles]
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Tribe

The term tribe describes a social group having a common speech, cultural level, and body of customs, occupying a circumscribed food-producing area, and claiming a common ancestry. As thus used in ethnology the term tribe denotes the simplest socio-political unit, based on endogamy, marriage outside the tribe being discouraged, but often comprising ...
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