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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. An alliance, especially a temporary one, of people, factions, parties, or nations.
  • n. A combination into one body; a union.
  • n. A group of usually two to six male lions that drive off and replace the male lions in a pride in order to mate with the females and protect the resulting offspring.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. A temporary group or union of organizations, usually formed for a particular advantage.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. The act of coalescing; union into a body or mass, as of separate bodies or parts.
  • n. A combination, for temporary purposes, of persons, parties, or states, having different interests.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. Union in a body or mass; a coming together, as of separate bodies or parts, and their union through natural causes in one mass or whole: as, a coalition of atoms or particles.
  • n. Voluntary union of individual persons, parties, or states; particularly, a temporary combining of parties or factions for the attainment of a special end; alliance.
  • n. Synonyms Alliance, League, Confederacy, etc. (see alliance), combination, copartnership.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. the state of being combined into one body
  • n. an organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
  • n. the union of diverse things into one body or form or group; the growing together of parts
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