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federation

noun
 
 
/ˌfed.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/ US  /-əˈreɪ-/
[C] a group of organizations, countries, regions, etc. that have joined together to form a larger organization or government
同盟,联盟;联邦
The United States is a federation of 50 individual states.
美国是50个州的联邦。
International politics and governmentGroups of people
[U] the act of forming a federation
结成联邦;结盟;结成联盟
The federation of the six original Australian states took place in 1901.
1901年澳大利亚最初的6个州结成联邦。
He's against European federation.
他反对欧洲联盟。
International politics and government
Translations of “federation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同盟,聯盟, 聯邦, 結成聯邦…
in Russian федерация…
in Turkish federasyon, kuruluşlar/ülkeler/bölgeler birliği…
in Polish federacja…
(Definition of federation from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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