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Similarly, teams from the same confederation as the host nation experience a smaller but still measurable improvement in their performances.

We also recently got a letter from someone headed for the Confederation Trail on Prince Edward Island, which takes about a month.

In 2017, Ahmad had uprooted CAF’s longest-serving president, Issa Hayatou, who had ruled the confederation with an iron fist for 29 years.

From Quartz

It started with a Declaration of Independence and a Revolutionary War, followed by the Articles of Confederation.

Before Parler went offline, a loose confederation of programmers archived a huge cache of publicly available information from the service before it disappeared indefinitely.

The Articles of Confederation had required nine of the 13 states to pass most items, and it was a disaster.

I saw it in "Quotation", a group show at the Confederation Center of the Arts in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

The more daring among them even talk about federation or confederation, possibly including the Kingdom of Jordan.

Instead, the two colonies were joined in a confederation, with separate legislatures.

More disclosure: Jim Kim and I are part of a loose confederation called “Doctors for Obama.”

The suspense with which Louis listened to this perfidious confederation, was almost insufferable.

The promise of obedience to God by vow or oath, includes a promise of certain services to each member of the confederation.

And how would the general confederation testify to a glorious work of reformation!

A committee was appointed to draw up such a plan and, in 1777, it submitted the Articles of Confederation to Congress.

By 1785, the Americans began to realize that the Articles of Confederation were too weak to become effective.


On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to confederation, such as: alliance, association, bloc, brotherhood, cartel, and coalition.

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