consociation

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noun con·so·ci·a·tion \kən-ˌsō-sē-ˈā-shən, -shē-\

Definition of consociation

  1. 1 :  association in fellowship or alliance

  2. 2 :  an association of churches or religious societies

  3. 3 :  an ecological community with a single dominant species

consociational

play \kən-ˌsō-sē-ˈā-shnəl, -shə-nəl, -shē-\ adjective

First Known Use of consociation

1593


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