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See also: fédéral
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federal (not comparable)
- Pertaining to a league or treaty; derived from an agreement or covenant between parties, especially between nations.
- The Romans compelled them, contrary to all federal right, […] to part with Sardinia.
- Pertaining to the national government level, as opposed to state, provincial, county, city, or town.
pertaining to a league or treaty; derived from an agreement or covenant between parties, especially between nations
pertaining to the national government level
federal (plural federals)
- fed (noun)
a law-enforcement officer of the FBI
federal (masculine and feminine plural federals)
federal (plural federales)
|Inflection of federal|
|1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in an attributive role.