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A joining together of states or nations in a league or association; the league itself. An unincorporated association of persons for a common purpose.


noun affiliation, alliance, amalgamation, association, centralization, coalition, combination, combine, concert, confederacy, confederation, cooperation, federal union, integration, league, merger, organized body, pool, syndicate, unification, union
Associated concepts: labor federation, unincorporated association
See also: alliance, association, body, cartel, chamber, coaction, coalescence, coalition, committee, compact, company, confederacy, consolidation, contact, contribution, cooperative, corporation, enterprise, integration, league, merger, organization, partnership, pool, society, sodality, syndicate, union
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11, 2010 (TAP) - Several Tunisian sports federations praised the vanguard measures decided, on Friday, by President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali for the benefit of sports sector, such measures are meant to strengthen the sector's legislative, structural and tangible foundations.
Grower Carlos Augusto Ruiz thanked the Federation for its efforts when the growers gathered at their eightieth National Coffee Congress in Medellin in June 2007, saying: "We are young coffee growers from La Arabia group and we have benefited from your support."
"We have managed to reach the headquarters in coordination with officials from the playground's Protection Force to manage some important affairs in the federation, but we cannot do this on daily basis.
Admission for Federation, Council of New York Cooperatives (CNYC), Coordinating Council of Cooperatives (CCC) and any other affiliated cooperative organization members is $65 with discounts for multiple reservations from the same corporation.
The Federation of Bakers represents over 90% of the UK plant baking industry.
Both the Federation and the Network will, however, establish relationships with primates of the Communion.
"We have said that the decision where to go in 2006 must be taken by the athlete," says Ole Udsholt, a board member of the European federation and the Gay and Lesbian International Sport Association (GLISA), the organization set up to administer the World Outgames.
ISLAMABAD -- A meeting of the Women Wing of National Sports Federations was held here at Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) under the chairmanship of Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Dr Fahmida Mirza on Thursday.
Abdullah Saeed Al Neyadi, Chairman of the UAE Muay Thai and Kickboxing Federation, said more than 40 Asian countries will be welcomed to take part in the UAE National Day celebrations.
The President of Pakistan Federation Baseball Syed Fakhar Ali Shah with the delegation of Pakistan Federation Baseball met Japanese Counselor Mr.
Athletics Federation of Pakistan Secretary Muhammad Zafar was appointed as member of the legal commission of Asian Athletics Association (AAA) and Athletics Federation of Pakistan Advisor Brig (retd) Ghazanfar Ali was inducted as a member of the AAA Ethics Commission, said a spokesman for the Athletics Federation of Pakistan while talking to reporter, here on Thursday.
Azerbaijan Athletics Federation is a member of International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and Asian Athletics Association of Federations since 1992.

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