n. partnership; alliance; association in the same family or society
This affiliation is a way for us to be able to provide our clients with the full spectrum of services and expertise they need.
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He had figured once or twice at the Trenor dinners, and had learned to speak with just the right note of disdain of the big Van Osburgh crushes; and all he now needed was a wife whose affiliations would shorten the last tedious steps of his ascent.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
They feared to ask, knowing it might involve an admission of his too close affiliations with the Yankees.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
The Cougourde was being outlined at Aix; there existed at Paris, among other affiliations of that nature, the society of the Friends of the A B C.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
A legitimist association, the Chevaliers of Fidelity, stirred about among these the republican affiliations.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
After Emancipation, and still earlier in the North, the Negro churches largely severed such affiliations as they had had with the white churches, either by choice or by compulsion.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context