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Noun: coalition  ,kow-u'li-shun
  1. An organization of people (or countries) involved in a pact or treaty
    - alliance, alignment, alinement [non-standard]
  2. The state of being combined into one body
    - fusion
  3. The union of diverse things into one body, form or group; the growing together of parts
    - coalescence, coalescency, concretion, conglutination, concrescence

Derived forms: coalitions

Type of: conjugation, jointure, organisation [Brit], organization, unification, union, uniting

Encyclopedia: Coalition