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network affiliates
  noun:  an organization or person that is closely associated with another person or organization

verb: to create a close association between two organizations or people
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affiliated affiliating affiliates affiliation affiliate
Standard suffix pronunciation:  When a word ends in "ate" and can be used as a verb or a noun/adjective, the last syllable of the word is often pronounced differently depending upon how it is used. The verb is typically pronounced with a long "a" as in the word "ate", but the noun or adjective is typically pronounced with a soft "a" which sounds more like "ut" in the word "hut".  Click on Dictionary (w/ pronunciation) to hear the pronunciations.
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  • network affiliates
  • They affiliated themselves with the organization
  • Is he protecting someone in the LB, or another gang member affiliated with the LB?
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • Actually, I bet it’s somehow affiliated with the Circle.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle

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  • For it was not in the hospital but in an affiliated clinic that I had arranged for Sunny to take care of her difficulty.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • It’s the blog affiliated with the Paradise Gazette.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • I will become their daughter, though I never can bring myself to call them Mother and Father—our affiliation feels too formal for that.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • Only Werner’s affiliation with Dr. Hauptmann—his privileged status as the favorite of the technical sciences professor—keeps him safe.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • His name is Mr. MacLeod, although everyone calls him Chrome Dome behind his back because he’s bald on top; and he’s a Scot by affiliation.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • My Internet research had turned up nothing on Lucius Reeve apart from a few innocuous mentions in the society pages, not even a Harvard or Harvard Club affiliation, nothing but a respectable Fifth Avenue address.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch

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  • In the hood, your school affiliation was essential.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • My ideas would have weight and I could use my position, my affiliation at Harvard, to promote my ideas.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • This time Gey took a harder stance, perhaps because Davidson wasn’t affiliated with one of Gey’s major funding organizations, as Berg was.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • To join league play, the Fugees needed affiliation with an established organization, and the Y had stepped in.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • How could we know if they were affiliated with a Taliban militia group or sworn by some tribal blood pact to inform the Taliban leaders of anything suspicious-looking they found in the mountains?
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • Complete withdrawal accompanies recapitulation of termination of Witness $599-6 and affiliate (spouse).
    Robert Cormier  --  I Am the Cheese
  • Milton’s alleged affiliation with Galileo’s Illuminati was one legend Langdon suspected was true.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • So if you join this evening, just say which church you want to be affiliated with, and we will turn you over to a representative of that church body.
    Maya Angelou  --  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • I was not, however, affiliated with Outside Online in any capacity.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • Alex’s chin came up a notch, as if she was ready for Lacy to make a deprecating comment about her affiliation with the bad guys.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • But the men took it for political affiliation and offered him tea.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Across the hall from his office is a law firm, affiliated with Kavesh and Gau, that handles wills and living trusts and all other legal matters related to financial planning.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • Langdon saw no Masonic ring on the dean’s finger, and yet he knew many Masons, especially those within the clergy, chose not to advertise their affiliation.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • While we may not be all that well versed in types and archetypes from the Bible, we generally recognize, whatever our religious affiliation, some of the features that make Christ who he is.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • We have some eighty five affiliated organizations across the South, and one of them is the Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.  --  Letter from a Birmingham Jail
  • From suffering these spectres pass to crime; fatal affiliation, dizzy creation, logic of darkness.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • I contacted a man not affiliated with the college, someone Murray Jay Siskind had told me about.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • They were all family men (several had five children or more), and were seriously affiliated with one or another of the local churches.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Leopold Bloom (aged 6) had accompanied these narrations by constant consultation of a geographical map of Europe (political) and by suggestions for the establishment of affiliated business premises in the various centres mentioned.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • Eragon had renounced all affiliation with his birth brother, Murtagh, and the only relatives he and Roran had left were each other, and now Katrina.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • Then after folks talked about Miss Love cleavin’ to somebody besides Grandpa, they had to speculate about her church affiliation.
    Olive Ann Burns  --  Cold Sassy Tree
  • To meet someone with so impressive an affiliation and so little understanding was depressing.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • "You never know what they’re going to ask or how they’re going to portray it," he told Mark a few years before he died, in explaining why he’d turned down a CBS affiliate’s request for an interview.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • "I want to discuss my party affiliation with him," I said.
    Richard Wright  --  Black Boy
  • Overwhelmed by so many horrors, Fermina Daza had forgotten about the one that seemed more legendary than imminent, until one night when a patrol of unknown affiliation captured two travelers from the caravan and hanged them from a campano tree half a league from the settlement.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera
  • That’s hardly an affiliation for a hired killer.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • Somehow, this small miracle causes Ashima to feel connected to Cambridge in a way she has not previously thought possible, affiliated with its exceptions as well as its rules.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • Lining the street that led past the cemetery and downtown were the news vans—local affiliates, and even a crew from FOX in Boston.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • He was definitely a candidate for higher office, and thanks to his presumed party affiliation he had a broad network of contacts in political and police circles.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • Of course his easy domestic situation saved him a good deal of drudgery, and his wife’s affiliation to the "best people" brought him a good many of those patients whose symptoms are, if not more interesting in themselves than those of the lower orders, at least more consistently displayed.
    Henry James  --  Washington Square
  • General Index told him that Mamet Spedling had been a minor explorer affiliated with the Shackleton Institute on Renaissance Minor who, almost a standard century and a half earlier, had filed a short report with the Institute in which he told of hacking his way inland from the then newly settled Port Romance, through swamplands which had since been reclaimed for fiberplastic plantations, passing through the flame forests during a period of rare quietude, and climbing high enough on the…
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • One year at a small affiliate near his hometown.
    J.D. Robb  --  Glory in Death
  • The most important result of our affiliation with Mecca was that it allowed Deepak, the Wandering Jew of surgery (as B.C. referred to him), to finish.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • The Hawker-800 flew Michael to all Sparks-affiliated schools.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • Did she have some kind of affiliation with them?
    Gaby Rodriguez  --  The Pregnancy Project
  • Or worse, they’d learn about her affiliation with me and interrogate her.
    Marie Lu  --  Legend
  • With this basis, the League is ready to go to work and encourage all brain-workers to affiliate.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • "Never met him," Jack said of his affiliation to the corpse.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • Unbeknownst to Patricia Kennedy Lawford, her husband owes that affiliation to her family heritage.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Forgive me, but I don’t recollect either your name or the Hungarian affiliation you speak for.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
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