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federal

adjective

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of or relating to a federation or to its central government
  • A federal system of government distributes power between a country's central and regional governments.
  • The President, Congress, and the Supreme Court are all part of the federal government of the United States.

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Federal

noun

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The first known use of federal was in 1624

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“Federal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/federal. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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