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affiliatenoun arm, assistant, associate, auxiliary, branch, branch organization, chapter, colleague, division, offshoot, subdivision, subsidiary, wing
affiliateverb ally, associate, attach, belong to, bring into close connection, bring into close relation, cement a union, confederate, connect, consociate, embrace, federate, form a connection, join, join forces, join tooether, make common cause, pertain to, relate to, unite
See also: accept, adopt, ascribe, associate, chapter, connect, consolidate, corporate, corporation, correlate, correlative, embrace, federalize, federate, incorporate, join, member, organ, organize, relate, unite