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Definition of Confederacy
Confederacy Con*fed"er*a*cy, n. (Amer. Hist.)
With the, the Confederate States of America.
ConfederacyConfederacy Con*fed"er*a*cy, n.; pl. Confederacies. [From
1. A league or compact between two or more persons, bodies of
men, or states, for mutual support or common action;
The friendships of the world are oft Confederacies
in vice or leagues of pleasure. --Addison.
He hath heard of our confederacy. --Shak.
Virginia promoted a confederacy. --Bancroft.
2. The persons, bodies, states, or nations united by a
league; a confederation.
The Grecian common wealth, . . . the most heroic
confederacy that ever existed. --Harris.
Virgil has a whole confederacy against him.
3. (Law) A combination of two or more persons to commit an
unlawful act, or to do a lawful act by unlawful means. See
Syn: League; compact; alliance; association; union;
Meaning of Confederacy from wikipedia
to: Confederate state
or confederation, a union
of sovereign groups
or communities Confederate States
(CSA), commonly referred
to as the Confederate States
or the Confederacy
, was an unrecognized breakaway state
- A Confederacy
is a picaresque novel
by American novelist
John Kennedy Toole which reached publication
in 1980, eleven years after
(/ˌhoʊdinoʊˈʒoʊniː/; "People of the Longhouse") are an indigenous confederacy
in northeast North
America. They were known during
- The Blackfoot Confederacy
"the people" or "Blackfoot-speaking real people"), is a historic
- The Maratha Empire
or the Maratha Confederacy
was a power
a large portion
of the Indian subcontinent
in the 18th century. The empire
of the Confederate States
to as the Confederacy
the American Civil
War (1861–1865), fighting against
- The Northwestern Confederacy
, or Northwestern Indian Confederacy
, was a loose confederacy
of Native Americans
in the Great Lakes region
of the United
- The Lost Cause
of the Confederacy
Lost Cause) is an American pseudohistorical negationist mythology
of the Confederate...
- Captain Confederacy
is an alternate history comic
book by Will Shetterly
and Vince Stone
that was first published
in 1986, revived
in 1991–92, then published...
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