1‘the industry has established a trade association’
alliance, consortium, coalition, union, league, guild, syndicate, corporation, federation, confederation, confederacy, conglomerate, cooperative, partnership, amalgamation, merger
body, group, ring, circle, trust, company, organization, affiliation, society, club, band, brotherhood, fraternity, sorority, clique, cartel
rare consociation, sodality
2‘they study the association between man and environment’
relationship, relation, interrelation, connection, interconnection, link, bond, tie, attachment, interdependence, union
communication, interchange, contact, affiliation, cooperation
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.