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alliance
used in Funny in Farsi

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Definition
an association formed to support common interests
  • I would pick up the receiver to find somebody from the Alliance Francaise with a piddling question or comment.
    p. 132.3
  • Together, my relatives form an alliance that represents a genuine and enduring love of family, one that sustains them through difficulties and gives them reasons to celebrate during good times.
    p. 103.2
  • One Saturday morning during my junior year of high school, I showed up at the University of California at Irvine to compete in an impromptu speech contest sponsored by the Alliance Francaise, a French language school.
    p. 130.2
  • The first prize was two months at the Alliance Francaise in Paris.
    p. 130.4

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