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COLLABORATION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does collaboration mean? 

COLLABORATION (noun)
  The noun COLLABORATION has 2 senses:

1. act of working jointly
2. act of cooperating traitorously with an enemy that is occupying your country

  Familiarity information: COLLABORATION used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COLLABORATION (noun)


Sense 1collaboration [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Act of working jointly

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

coaction; collaboration

Context example:

they worked either in collaboration or independently

Hypernyms ("collaboration" is a kind of...):

cooperation (joint operation or action)


Sense 2collaboration [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Act of cooperating traitorously with an enemy that is occupying your country

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

collaborationism; quislingism; collaboration

Hypernyms ("collaboration" is a kind of...):

cooperation (joint operation or action)


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