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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,聯盟;聯邦
The United States is a federation of 50 individual states.
美國是50個州的聯邦。
International politics and governmentGroups of people
[U] the act of forming a federation
結成聯邦;結盟;結成聯盟
The federation of the six original Australian states took place in 1901.
1901年澳大利亞最初的六個州結成聯邦。
He's against European federation.
他反對歐洲聯盟。
International politics and government
Translations of “federation”
in Russian федерация…
in Turkish federasyon, kuruluşlar/ülkeler/bölgeler birliği…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同盟,联盟, 联邦, 结成联邦…
in Polish federacja…
(Definition of federation from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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