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alliance
used in David Copperfield

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Definition a group of countries, people, or organizations working for common goals
  • After that, I observed that Mr. Gulpidge and Mr. Henry Spiker, who had hitherto been very distant, entered into a defensive alliance against us, the common enemy, and exchanged a mysterious dialogue across the table for our defeat and overthrow.
    Chapters 25-27 (23% in)

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