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1 the fact or state of having something in common
  • a variety of political factions are attracted to that presidential contender, but there doesn't appear to be much of a liaison between them and the candidate

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2 the state of having shared interests or efforts (as in social or business matters)
  • the strong liaison between the parents and teachers is based on the fact that both have the students' best interests at heart

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The first known use of liaison was circa 1648

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“Liaison.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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