- an organization formed by merging several groups or parties 2. [n] - the act of constituting a political unity out of a number of separate states or colonies or provinces so that each member retains the management of its internal affairs
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Political entity made up from a number of smaller units or states where the central government has powers over national issues such as foreign policy...
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The Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK (RCPE, RCPSG, RCPL)
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More than one school can be 'federated' under a single governing body.
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[ Confer French fédération
The act of uniting in a league; confederation. 2.
A league; a confederacy; a federal or confederated government. Burke.
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the act of constituting a political unity out of a number of separate states or colonies or provinces so that each member retains the management of its internal affairs
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• (n.) A league; a confederacy; a federal or confederated government. • (n.) The act of uniting in a league; confederation.
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(from the article `political system`) The term federation is used to refer to groupings of states, often on a regional basis, that establish central executive machinery to implement ... In 1891 the first Australian National Convention met in Sydney to consider proposals for the creation of an Australian federation. On Jan. 1, 1901, ... ...
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A Federation is multiple computing and/or network providers agreeing upon standards of operation in a collective fashion. The term may be used when describing the inter-operation of two distinct, formally disconnected, telecommunications networks that may have different internal structures. The term may also be used
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Federation (1994) a science fiction novel, written by Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens, is a tie-together chronicle that brings the original Enterprise adventures of James T. Kirk close to an encounter with the Enterprise-D adventures of Jean-Luc Picard. ==Plot summary== The first half of the novel involves three parallel arcs. In
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federation: see federal government.
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A federation is a union of States in which the participants retain autonomy in local matters, while a Central Government determines questions of common interest.
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Political entity made up from a number of smaller units or states where the central government has powers over national issues such as foreign policy and defence, while the individual states retain a high degree of regional and local autonomy. A federation should be distinguished from a confederation, a looser union of states for mutual assistance.
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Represents the interests of family history societies in England and Wales. It also publishes many very good books. Their web site is www.ffhs.org.uk
and it contains links to all member societies as well as to the online bookshop.
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[H. Beam Piper]
Federation is a collection of short stories written by H. Beam Piper, and edited by John F. Carr. The book was published in 1981 by Ace Books, and again in 1982, 1983 and 1986. Most of these stories take place in the early part of his Terro-Human Future History. ==Contents== ==Awards== ...
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Federation can refer to: ==Use in political science== ==Use in information science== ==Other uses== ...
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A federation (from Latin: foedus, gen.: foederis, `covenant`), also known as a federal state, is a political entity characterized by a union of partially self-governing states or regions under a central (federal) government. In a federation, the self-governing status of the component states, as well as the division of power between them and the ..
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An organisation which has been formed by the joining together of a group of companies, clubs, etc
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