Part of speech: noun

The act of uniting under a federal government; a federated body; league. .

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Usage examples "federation":

  1. On 19 June, 1790, he, at the head of men of all countries, asked a place at the feast of Federation, and henceforward was styled " orator of the human race." - "A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations", Joseph Mazzini Wheeler.
  2. A broken and prostrated Turkey, a united and strong central Balkan Federation able to put a million efficient fighters in the field, probably under Russian sway, would make a vast difference to German aims and aspirations in central Europe. - "The Secrets of the German War Office", Dr. Armgaard Karl Graves.
  3. Got a couple of checks from the Federation. - "Legacy", James H Schmitz.