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 (fĕd′ə-rā′tĭv, fĕd′ər-ə-, fĕd′rə-)
Forming, belonging to, or of the nature of a federation.

fed′er·a′tive·ly adv.


(ˈfɛd əˌreɪ tɪv, -ər ə tɪv)

1. pertaining to or of the nature of a federation.
2. inclined to federate.
fed•er•a•tive•ly (ˈfɛd əˌreɪ tɪv li, -ər ə tɪv-) adv.
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Michel Temer of the Federative Republic of Brazil on the occasion of his country's National Day.
Muscat, Aug 30 (ONA) On behalf of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, Sayyid Haitham bin Tariq al-Said received in his office today Mitzi Gurgel Valente da Costa, Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to the Sultanate to bid her farewell at the end of her tour of duty.
incorporated under the laws of the Federative Republic of Brazil, has reported the early tender results of its offer to purchase for cash up to USD100,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of outstanding notes, the company said.
Jeddah, Dhu-AlQa'dah 11, 1435, September 06, 2014, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent a cable of congratulations to President Dilma Rousseff of the Federative Republic of Brazil on the anniversary of her country's Independence Day.
Lawmaker and candidate for Ukraine's presidency Oleh Tsaryov believes the presidential elections should take place in autumn, after provisions about the federative framework and the national status of the Russian language would be added to the Constitution of Ukraine, ITAR-TASS reported.
Le president de la Republique, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a adresse un message de felicitations a la presidente de la Republique federative du Bresil, Dilma Rousseff, a l'occasion de la fete nationale de son pays.
It is expected that the visit of the President of Federative Republic of Brazil to India will provide an opportunity to further consolidate and expand the mutually beneficial relations between the two friendly countries.
On June 12, 1991 the first Congress of People's Deputies of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic adopted a Declaration on the state sovereignty of Russia, which at that time was still part of the former USSR.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia, Antonio Milososki, paid a visit to the Federative Republic of Brazil on 2-3 May, which is the first visit of a high-ranking Macedonian official to this country.
Responding to a question on his recent visit to Ankara, Downer said Turkish government clearly stated that it favors a solution reunifying the island under a federative structure.

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