Citizenship for natural persons is determined by their domiciles. A corporation is deemed to be a citizen of both its state of incorporation and the place in which it has its principal place of business. Unincorporated associations are viewed as citizens of each state in which a member is a citizen. The citizenship of each general partner is that of a partnership.
- n. The state of being a citizen; the status of a citizen. The privilege of membership in a political society. The status of a citizen with its respective rights and duties.