a subordinate or subsidiary associate; a person who is affiliated with another or with an organization
a subsidiary or subordinate organization that is affiliated with another organization
consort, associate, affiliate, assort(verb)
keep company with; hang out with
"He associates with strange people"; "She affiliates with her colleagues"
join in an affiliation
"The two colleges affiliated"; "They affiliated with a national group"
Someone or something that is affiliated, or associated; a member of a group of associated things.
The local channel was an affiliate of a national network.
To adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally.
To fix the paternity of; u2014 said of an illegitimate child; as, to affiliate the child to (or on or upon) one man rather than another.
To connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to.
To attach (to) or unite (with); to receive into a society as a member, and initiate into its mysteries, plans, etc.; u2014 followed by to or with.
Origin: ; ad + filius: compare French affilier.
to adopt; to receive into a family as a son; hence, to bring or receive into close connection; to ally
to fix the paternity of; -- said of an illegitimate child; as, to affiliate the child to (or on or upon) one man rather than another
to connect in the way of descent; to trace origin to
to attach (to) or unite (with); to receive into a society as a member, and initiate into its mysteries, plans, etc.; -- followed by to or with
to connect or associate one's self; -- followed by with; as, they affiliate with no party
Origin: [LL. adfiliare, affiliare, to adopt as son; ad + filius son: cf. F. affilier.]
An affiliate is a commercial entity with a relationship with a peer or a larger entity.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
af-fil′i-āt, v.t. to receive into a family as a son, or into a society as a member: to attach to, or connect with, as minor colleges with a university: to impute paternity to, to attribute to, to father on or upon.—n. Affiliā′tion, the act of receiving into a family or society as a member: (law) the assignment of an illegitimate child to its father, the assignment of anything to its origin. [L. affiliāre, to adopt—ad, to, filius, a son.]
The numerical value of Affiliate in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Affiliate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- сдружавам, съдружник, осиновявам, филиал, присъединявамBulgarian
- zufügen, verbinden, herleiten, beifügen, beitreten, aufnehmenGerman
- afiliar, afiliada, afiliado, filial, asociarSpanish
- tytäryhtiö, liittyäFinnish
- присоединиться, присоединятьсяRussian
- göra, ansluta, härleda, uppta, filial, förena, dotterbolag, tilldömaSwedish
- eklemek, katmakTurkish
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