affiliated

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adjective af·fil·i·at·ed \-lē-ˌā-təd\

Definition of affiliated

  1. :  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

Origin and Etymology of affiliated

see 1affiliate


First Known Use: 1767



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