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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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Autism spectrum disorders and underlying brain pathology in CHARGE association.
Of those with CHARGE association, one boy and one girl were the product of intracytoplasmic sperm injection, and another boy was conceived after his mother's use of ovulation stimulating hormone.
Examples are CHARGE association (Coloboma, cleft defect of the eye; Heart defect; Atresia choane, absence or closure of the posterior nasal cavity; Retarded growth and/or central nervous system anomalies; Genital anomalies and/or hypogonadism [underdevelopment of the testes or ovaries]; Ear anomalies and/or deafness).