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conversation

generally the goings out and in of social intercourse (Eph. 2:3; 4:22; Revised Version, “manner of life”); one’s deportment or course of life

This word is never used in Scripture in the sense of verbal communication from one to another (Ps. 50:23; Hebrews 13:5).

In Phil. 1:27 and 3:20, a different Greek word is used. It there means one’s relations to a community as a citizen, i.e., citizenship.