Allegiance

An allegiance is a duty of fidelity said to be owed by a subject or a citizen to his/her state or sovereign. ==Etymology== From Middle English ligeaunce (see medieval Latin ligeantia, `a liegance`). The al- prefix was probably added through confusion with another legal term, allegeance, an `allegation` (the French allegeance comes from the Eng...
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Allegiance

• (n.) Devotion; loyalty; as, allegiance to science. • (n.) The tie or obligation, implied or expressed, which a subject owes to his sovereign or government; the duty of fidelity to one`s king, government, or state.
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allegiance

1. The tie or obligation, implied or expressed, which a subject owes to his sovereign or government; the duty of fidelity to one's king, government, or state. ... 2. Devotion; loyalty; as, allegiance to science. ... Synonym: Loyalty, fealty. ... Allegiance, Loyalty. These words agree in expressing the general idea of fidelity and attachment to the ...
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allegiance

fealty noun the loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign)
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Allegiance

[company] Allegiance Software, Inc is a voice of customer (VoC) and enterprise feedback management (EFM) technology platform that lets organizations collect and analyze consumer data in real time. The company is recognized for providing large companies and government agencies with a range of big data mining tools, and it is listed as one of...
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Allegiance

[musical] Allegiance is a musical set during the Japanese American internment of World War II (with a framing story set in the present day) inspired by the personal experiences of George Takei (who also stars). It follows the story of the Kimura family in the weeks and years following Pearl Harbor, as they are relocated from their farm in S...
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Allegiance

[video game] Allegiance is a multiplayer online game providing a mix of real-time strategy and player piloted space combat gameplay. Initially developed by Microsoft Research, the game was later released under a shared source license in 2004 and is now maintained and developed by volunteers. == Plot == The story in which the game is set tak...
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Allegiance

Al·le'giance noun [ Middle English alegeaunce ; prefix a- + Old French lige , liege . The meaning was influenced by Latin ligare to bind, and even by lex , legis, law. See Liege , Ligeance .] 1. The tie or obligation, implied or expre...
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Allegiance

Allegiance (from the Latin alligare, to bind), according to Blackstone, is 'the tie or ligamen which binds the subject to the sovereign in return for that protection which the sovereign affords the subject,' or, generally, the obedience which every subject or citizen owes to the government of his country. It used to be the doctrine of the English l...
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allegiance

allegiance, in political terms, the tie that binds an individual to another individual or institution. The term usually refers to a person's legal obligation of obedience to a government in return for the protection of that government, although it may have reference to any institution that one is bo...
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allegiance

duty support loyalty 
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allegiance

Loyalty owed by a subject to his or her sovereign or by a citizen to his or her country. In Britain allegiance is owed to the Crown and in return the subject receives the protection of the Crown....
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allegiance

the act of binding yourself to a course of action
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allegiance

the act of binding yourself to a course of action
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allegiance

the act of binding yourself to a course of action
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Allegiance

The tie which binds the citizen to the government, in return for the protection which the government affords him.
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allegiance

[n] - the loyalty that citizens owe to their country (or subjects to their sovereign)
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