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a federation of labor unions
a federation of women's clubs
the federation of the states
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Representatives from the soccer federations recognized by FIFA will vote for the United Bid, Morocco's bid or other.
Hopefully, the federation’s freshly elected president, Carlos Cordeiro, will find someone who can turn the team into a legitimate World Cup contender rather than an overachieving underdog.
Hope Solo, to the Associated Press Solo unsuccessfully ran for the role of president of the U.S. Soccer Federation this past February and spend the last few months ripping the federation.
The federation said in a statement Thursday another four were killed in Yemen's al-Mahrah governorate, which borders Oman.
Three months later, Russian police arrested him in a toilet at the national football federation's conference, seeking to question him over an earlier brawl in Russia, and dragged him out past waiting media.
Ryan predicts federations of small companies innovating under one roof, at the intersection of several different areas of expertise, such as biotech, pharma and predictive analysis.
Before the crash, Nichols had let his membership lapse with the balloon federation.
Led by federation presidents Steven Reed (Canada), Decio de María (Mexico) and Carlos Cordeiro (USA), the United Bid already has hit the campaign trail (stops include Colombia, Peru, Slovakia, Jordan, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and South Korea).
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FEDERATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of federation for English Language Learners
: a country formed by separate states that have given certain powers to a central government while keeping control over local matters
: an organization that is made by loosely joining together smaller organizations
: the act of joining together separate organizations or states
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