coalition

n. (pol.)

1) to form a coalition

2) to break up, dissolve a coalition

3) a coalition breaks up, falls apart

4) a political coalition

5) (AE) a rainbow coalition ('a political coalition consisting of representatives of various ethnic groups')

6) a broadly based, umbrella coalition ('a group consisting of many diverse elements')

7) a coalition among, between, of

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[ˌkəʊə'lɪʃ(ə)n]
between
dissolve a coalition
falls apart
of
umbrella coalition ('a group consisting of many diverse elements')
(pol.) to form a coalition
a broadly based
a political coalition
a coalition among
a coalition breaks up
to break up
(AE) a rainbow coalition ('a political coalition consisting of representatives of various ethnic groups')

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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