confederation


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an association, especially of nations for a common cause

a group of people united in a relationship and having some interest, activity, or purpose in common

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the state of being allied or confederated

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a union of political organizations

the act of forming an alliance or confederation

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At his residence at Mount Vernon, in March, 1785, the first idea was started of a revisal of the Articles of Confederation, by the organization, of means differing from that of a compact between the State Legislatures and their own delegates in Congress.
It was attended by delegates from only five of the central States, who, on comparing their restricted powers with the glaring and universally acknowledged defects of the Confederation, reported only a recommendation for the assemblage of another convention of delegates to meet at Philadelphia, in May, 1787, from all the States, and with enlarged powers.
But they had the Articles of Confederation before them, and they saw and felt the wretched condition into which they had brought the whole people, and that the Union itself was in the agonies of death.
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PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Viet Nam General Confederation of Labor to prepare for his dialogue with workers in the North following the two successful ones in the Central and Southern regions in 2016 and 2017.
Swiss Confederation supports BiH on its EU path and reform processes in BiH, which has been confirmed through development cooperation programs, said Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation Andreu Rauber Saxer, who met with Deputy Foreign Minister of BiH Josip BrkiA.
The Swiss Confederation has reiterated its support to the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan.
The Confederation and the Union are building their forces up for war.
TAP) -- President of the Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts Wided Bouchamaoui said Tuesday that the governorate of Tataouine has not had its share of development despite the wealth, natural resources and historical heritage available.
Europe (Uefa) would be allocated 12 of the 24 berths, making it the largest confederation represented.
Emad Moteb scoring the winning goal for Al Ahly -- CAF official Twitter account CAIRO -- 6 December 2017: The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Wednesday celebrated the third anniversary of Al Ahly's victory in the CAF Confederation Cup.
It honors the champions of each confederation -- throwing in the last World Cup champion and the next World Cup host to round out the field.
Manama, May 7 (BNA): President of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Shaikh Salman bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa received President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmed Ahmed on arrival in Bahrain today to take part in the meetings of the African and international federations which will be hosted by Bahrain this week.
Le Canada francais et la Confederation : Fondements et bilan critique.
La commission des competitions interclubs de la Confederation Africaine de football (CAF), a approuve lors de sa reunion tenue le 24 mai dernier au Caire, la nouvelle formule de la Ligue des champions et de la Coupe de la Confederation, indique la CAF sur son site internet, lundi.
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