The collection of organisms included in a sampling unit (plot, quadrat, stand, etc.). This is the community in the concrete sense. Some ecologists apply it in an abstract sense as a recurrent association of organisms.
a collection of activities, organizations, and places and times where we can have conversations
a forum for establishing communication and social links across the organization
a social entity with certain characteristics
a social organisation based on commonly accepted norms and values which provide the organising principles and control mechanisms for its members
a social organization , and is not an individual
a social reality comprised of humans and objects where humans retain most of the social agency
a web, a web that is real yet intangible, a web of social relations