plural -s
: an alliance of French political parties formed during an election

Word History


French, literally, alliance by marriage, from apparenter to ally by marriage (from Old French aparenter to take or treat as a relative, from a-—from Latin ad-— + parent relative, parent) + -ment

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“Apparentement.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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