Definition of 'confederation'
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It actually evolved as a " loose confederation of hill tribes. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)The rest went to members of the South American confederation. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Used Occasionally. confederation is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'confederation'
British English: confederation NOUN
A confederation is an organization or group consisting of smaller groups or states, especially one that exists for business or political purposes.
…a confederation of small tribes.
Definition of confederation from the Collins English Dictionary
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