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affiliation
American English: /əˌfɪliˈeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /əfɪlɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

countable or uncountable
  • affiliation (to/with something) there are strong affiliations between the two groups
    existe una relación muy estrecha entre los dos grupos
    her political affiliations
    su filiación política
    Example sentences
    • No trade unionism based on political affiliation or on communal lines should be allowed in the police force.
    • I do not know the political affiliation of most of my colleagues.
    • We, of course, accept that individual members of the taskforce are free from political affiliation.

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