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Confederation

Meanings and phrases

confederation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the state of being allied or confederated; alliance
  2. a union of political organizations; confederacy; federation
  3. the act of forming an alliance or confederation; alliance

Articles of Confederation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a written agreement ratified in 1781 by the thirteen original states; it provided a legal symbol of their union by giving the central government no coercive power over the states or their citizens

Swiss Confederation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a landlocked federal republic in central Europe; Switzerland; Suisse; Schweiz; Svizzera

tribal confederation

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Patuxet The Patuxet were a Native American band of the Wampanoag tribal confederation.
  • Soon after, from the 630s to 660s, the territory was taken by Samo's tribal confederation.
  • "Whole Mongol"") was a major Mongolic tribal confederation (khanlig) on the Mongolian Plateau in the 12th century.
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