confederation confederation  /kən ˌfɛ də ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the state of being allied or confederated
  2. (n) a union of political organizations
  3. (n) the act of forming an alliance or confederation

News

  1. Pope laments 'gay lobby,' corruption in Vatican: report

    By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis has acknowledged the existence of a "gay lobby" and a "stream of corruption" in the Vatican, according to reports in Catholic media not denied by the Vatican. The pope made the remarks last week in Spanish during a private meeting with representatives of the Latin American and Caribbean Confederation of Religious (CLAR), according to the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Cuba says it will rejoin Caribbean Series

    Caribbean Confederation dommissioner Juan Francisco Puello Herrera and Higinio Velez, the president of the Cuban Federation of Baseball, announced Monday that the island will participate in the annual tournament after a 53-year absence next February in Venezuela.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Major League Baseball

  3. Prehistory, pre-confederation and modern day Canada all find a home on the Royal Canadian Mint'S new collector coins

    Prehistory, pre-confederation and modern day Canada all find a home on the Royal Canadian Mint'S new collector coins
    on June 7, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "When it goes to rotation, the next confederation should be North America or CONCACAF, unless you consider the Americas together," Blatter said Saturday.
    on Jul 28, 2007 By: Sepp Blatter Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Dossevi said the team was "a bit bitter, we are a little disappointed with the Confederation of African Football (CAF)......which couldn't arrange for a postponement of our first match so we could bury our dead. CAF puts its interests first and not...
    on Jan 9, 2010 By: Thomas Dossevi Source: AFP

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