Bedeutung von “association” im Essential American English Dictionary

association

noun us /əˌsoʊ·siˈeɪ·ʃən, əˌsoʊ·ʃiˈeɪ·ʃən/

an organization of people with the same interests or purpose:

the Football Association
an alumni association

(Definition von “association” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)