Definition of 'affiliation'
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Before we used to all stand as independents with no party affiliations. The Sun (2013)This is not to assert any direct political affiliation for critical social research. Critical Social Research (1990)Some have publicly acknowledged party affiliations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)One part of their study focused on the relationship between religion and political party affiliation in France. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)Half of those under 39 have no party affiliation. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Political affiliation continued to be a factor in the choice of high opera administrators and the selection of new works for the repertoire. A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Each time, the investigation of that trauma has flourished in affiliation with a political movement. Trauma and Recovery (1992)Less a matter of choice than of male social identity, party affiliation passed from father to son. American Manhood: Transformations in Masculinity from the Revolution to the Modern Era (1993)The pain of loss takes no account of religious or political affiliations and the utter misery is the same for all who bear it. The Sun (2012)Others have proved politically inconsistent, taking seriously their pledge to decide cases according to the law rather than party affiliation. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Party affiliation is often irrelevant. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And that was where I parted company with the affiliations off my youth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)My company: the strength of people's affiliation with the company as a whole. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What is certain is that nobody, regardless of their political affiliations, is likely to emerge unaffected. The Sun (2008)But in media interviews, she confirmed that there was no issue except the couple's political affiliations. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The only information given was their party affiliation - but surely this election is about individuals, not political parties? Times, Sunday Times (2016) Party affiliations weren't specified and the pollsters varied one single detail from group to group: the income of one. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Some might argue that the removal of pay would be socially divisive but MPs already are divided by income, education and party affiliation. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A less rigid membership and more open selections will, of course, loosen party affiliation as well as broaden it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I left because I became a journalist and then a writer and preferred to be free of formal party affiliation. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'affiliation'
British English: affiliation NOUN
If one group has an affiliation with another group, it has a close or official connection with it.
The group has no affiliation to any political party.
Definition of affiliation from the Collins English Dictionary
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