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confederal

[kuh n-fed-er-uh l, -fed-ruh l] /kənˈfɛd ər əl, -ˈfɛd rəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or involving two or more nations:
confederal agreements.
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85; confeder(ation) + -al1, on model of federation and federal
Related forms
confederalist, noun
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  • We want to go from a federal country to a confederal country.
  • Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of federal, confederal, and unitary systems of government.

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