for or by a group rather than individuals;
"dipping each his bread into a communal dish of stew"
"a communal settlement in which all earnings and food were shared"
"a group effort"
relating to a small administrative district or community;
"communal elections in several European countries"
- The Plains Indian has a plentiful and regular supply of meat and skins by the communal buffalo hunting.
- In college we had a communal kitchen.
The greatest art has always been communal.出自： R. Fry
The bathroom and kitchen were communal, shared by all the tenants.出自： C. McCullough
The communal guilt which the male sex appears to bear in relation to women.出自： F. Weldon