association

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association of people to promote the welfare of senior citizens AARP , Association for the Advancement of Retired Persons
waxy mineral that is a mixture of hydrocarbons and occurs in association with petroleum; some varieties are used in making ceresin and candles ader wax , earth wax , mineral wax , ozocerite , ozokerite
formal agreement establishing an association or alliance between nations or other groups to achieve a particular aim alliance
close association alliance
association of Northern Baptists American Baptist Convention , Northern Baptist Convention
association of neighboring states or tribes in ancient Greece; established originally to defend a common religious center amphictyony
association between organisms that is harmful to one of them or between organisms and a metabolic product of another antibiosis
association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism ASEAN , Association of Southeast Asian Nations
(psychology) a theory that association is the basic principle of mental activity associationism , association theory
aphasia in which the lesion is assumed to be in the association tracts connecting the various language centers in the brain; patient's have difficulty repeating a sentence just heard associative aphasia , conduction aphasia
literary or scientific association for the promotion of learning athenaeum , atheneum
soft bluish-white ductile malleable toxic bivalent metallic element; occurs in association with zinc ores atomic number 48 , cadmium , Cd
yellow trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs in monazite and bastnasite in association with cerium and lanthanum and praseodymium atomic number 60 , Nd , neodymium
trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; usually occurs in association with yttrium atomic number 71 , Lu , lutecium , lutetium
(psychology) a theory that reduces all mental phenomena to simple elements (sensations and feelings) that form complex ideas by association atomism
unofficial association of people or groups band , circle , lot , set
association of nations consisting of the United Kingdom and its dependencies and many former British colonies that are now sovereign states but owe allegiance to the British Crown British Commonwealth , Commonwealth of Nations
British equivalent of United States savings and loan association building society
business association of companies to monopolize or control cartel
company association to control business cartel , trust
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