federated

adjective fed·er·at·ed \ ˈfe-də-ˌrā-təd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of federated

: of, relating to, forming, or joined in a federation
  • a union of federated republics
  • On this Western Hemisphere all tribes and people are forming into one federated whole …
  • —Herman Melville
  • … a handful of other blue chip companies were putting their considerable clout behind a coalition … to build a federated data warehouse that would help more than 2.5 million employees, retirees, and dependents take more control of their health and health care purchases.
  • —Rob Preston

First Known Use of federated

1793


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