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Association

A word used to designate an organization, whether it is for-profit or non-profit. Some states list "association" as one of the acceptable names designating a corporation.
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'That this Association has heard read, with feelings of unmingled satisfaction, and unqualified approval, the paper communicated by Samuel Pickwick, Esq., G.C.M.P.C.
"As this government is composed of small republics, it enjoys the internal happiness of each; and with respect to its external situation, it is possessed, by means of the association, of all the advantages of large monarchies."
Are you of the number of those to whom such associations give no pleasure?"
The great captains of industry, the oligarchs, had for the first time thrown their full weight into the breach the struggling employers' associations had made.
This elusive quality it is, which causes the thought of whiteness, when divorced from more kindly associations, and coupled with any object terrible in itself, to heighten that terror to the furthest bounds.
I do not think," said Doctor Manette with the firmness of self-conviction, "that anything but the one train of association would renew it.
The Give and Take Athletic Association lived up to its name.
"And so we're founding a locksmiths' association, where all the production and profit and the chief instruments of production will be in common."
We are not going to be hard on a lady who did not belong to the Women's Press Association. Take a harp."
As the Mackinaw Company still continued its rivalry, and as the fur trade would not advantageously admit of competition, he made a new arrangement in 1811, by which, in conjunction with certain partners of the Northwest Company, and other persons engaged in the fur trade, he bought out the Mackinaw Company, and merged that and the American Fur Company into a new association, to be called the "Southwest Company." This he likewise did with the privity and approbation of the American government.
The association commenced by General Ashley underwent various modifications.
What other association besides the association with Dexter did I connect with the corridor?

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