the Confederacy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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the Confederacynoun [S]

uk   us   /ˌkənˈfed.ər.ə.si/
the union of ​southern American ​states that ​fought against the ​northernstates in the American Civil War and were ​defeated in 1865
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