affiliated

adjective af·fil·i·at·ed \ -lē-ˌā-təd \
Updated on: 23 Feb 2018

Definition of affiliated

: closely associated with another typically in a dependent or subordinate position
  • the university and its affiliated medical school

Examples of affiliated in a Sentence

  1. costuming and set design are affiliated arts, both requiring research into the period of the play or film

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Origin and Etymology of affiliated

from past participle of 1affiliate



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