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1‘some local groups united to form confederate councils’
federal, confederated, federated, allied, in alliance, in league, cooperating, associated, united, combined, amalgamated
1‘he and a confederate shot the miller dead’
associate, partner, accomplice, abetter, accessory, helper, supporter, assistant, ally, collaborator, colleague
British informal oppo
Australian NZ informal offsider
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