Definition of coalition
- A multiparty coalition ruled the country.
The groups united to form a coalition.
A multiparty coalition ruled the country.
The group is working in coalition with other environmental groups.
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: a group of people, groups, or countries who have joined together for a common purpose
: the action or process of joining together with another or others for a common purpose
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to lower or disgrace the reputation of
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