Translation of "federation" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

federation

noun uk us /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。

[ 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。

(Translation of “federation” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)