affiliation, association, tie, tie-up(noun)
a social or business relationship
"a valuable financial affiliation"; "he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"; "many close associations with England"
the act of becoming formally connected or joined
"welcomed the affiliation of the research center with the university"
The relationship resulting from affiliating one thing with another.
A club, society or umbrella organisation so formed, especially a trade union.
Origin: From affiliation, from affiliatio, noun of action from verb affiliare, affiliate, from aff-, combining form of ad, to, + filiare, verb formed from filius, son
adoption; association or reception as a member in or of the same family or society
the establishment or ascertaining of parentage; the assignment of a child, as a bastard, to its father; filiation
connection in the way of descent
Origin: [F. affiliation, LL. affiliatio.]
In law, affiliation is the term to describe a partnership between two or more parties.
The numerical value of affiliation in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of affiliation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
People even overseas, when they see a cowboy hat, they have an affiliation of Texas with that cowboy hat.
Henceforth I will only be a Nigerian. I am ready to work with anybody regardless of his or her political affiliation.
Pope Francis has renewed the faith of Catholics worldwide and inspired a new generation of people, regardless of their religious affiliation, to be instruments of peace.
I hope that no American ... will waste his franchise and throw away his vote by voting either for me or against me solely on account of my religious affiliation. It is not relevant.
Bill Cosby has agreed to resign as an honorary co-chair of UMass Amherst's capital campaign. He no longer has any affiliation with the campaign nor does he serve in any other capacity for the university.
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Translations for affiliation
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- сдружение, сдружаванеBulgarian
- vztah, přidružení, přičleněníCzech
- filiación, afiliaciónSpanish
- yhteys, kytkösFinnish
- שיוך ארגוניHebrew
- powiązanie, związekPolish
- uniune, afiliere, afiliațieRomanian
- союз, связь, членство, присоединение, объединениеRussian
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