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Coalition meaning

coalition - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. The act of coalescing; union into a body or mass, as of separate bodies or parts; as, a coalition of atoms.
  2. 2. A combination, for temporary purposes, of persons, parties, or states, having different interests.
  3. 3. Union; combination; alliance.

coalition - examples of usage

  1. Perhaps it was because the Earl of Warwick and Sir Thomas had not learned yet the need for effective teamwork; both men disliked Sandys, but they had their own quarrels and they would not form a real coalition against him for another two years. - "The Virginia Company Of London, 1606-1624", Wesley Frank Craven.
  2. The state of parties was such that no rival coalition was possible. - "Lady-John-Russell", MacCarthy, Desmond.
  3. When Parliament met it was obvious that they would soon be replaced in office by some kind of coalition. - "Lady-John-Russell", MacCarthy, Desmond.
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