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Noun: affiliate  u'fi-lee-ut
  1. A subordinate or subsidiary associate; a person who is affiliated with another or with an organization
     
  2. A subsidiary or subordinate organization that is affiliated with another organization
    "network affiliates"
Verb: affiliate  u'fi-lee-ut
  1. Keep company with; hang out with
    "She affiliates with her colleagues";
    - consort, associate, assort
     
  2. Join in an affiliation
    "The two colleges affiliated"; "They affiliated with a national group"

Derived forms: affiliated, affiliates, affiliating

Type of: associate, fall in, get together, interact, join, organisation [Brit], organization

Encyclopedia: Affiliate