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
It was a single shooter, and we do not see any affiliation with a terror network like ISIS or Al Qaeda.
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.
We’re looking into that there may be some gang affiliation, however we don’t know what the reason was just yet for the incident taking place.
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.
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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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