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confederacies

noun
plural of confederacy

Synonyms of confederacies

an association of persons, parties, or states for mutual assistance and protection
  • a confederacy of several small nations who had promised to come to one another's aid if any were attacked

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“Confederacies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/confederacies. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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