consociation definition

  • noun:
    • Friendly or cooperative relationship, as between groups or businesses.
    • Ecology A subdivision of a connection having one prominent types of plant.
    • A political arrangement for which various teams, including cultural or racial communities within a country or area, share power based on an agreed formula or process.
    • Intimate union; fellowship; alliance; companionship; confederation; connection; closeness.
    • A voluntary and permanent council or union of neighboring Congregational churches, for mutual guidance and collaboration in ecclesiastical issues; a meeting of pastors and delegates from churches therefore united.
    • Intimate union; fellowship; alliance; companionship; confederation; association; intimacy.
    • A voluntary and permanent council or union of neighboring Congregational churches, for shared advice and co√∂peration in ecclesiastical issues; a gathering of pastors and delegates from churches hence united.
    • Intimate organization of persons or things; fellowship; alliance; company; union.
    • in the usa, an ecclesiastical human anatomy substituted by some Congregational churches for a council.

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