noun: The relationship resulting from affiliating one thing with another.
noun: A club, society or umbrella organisation so formed, especially a trade union.
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The label affiliation has been creatively advantageous; through Lost Highway he has met various collaborators, including several of the songwriters who share credits on "Pass It Around."
With Skeletons, set for release in the first quarter of 2010, Hawthorne Heights has moved on, aided in part by a new label affiliation, Wind-Up Records, home of Creed, Seether and Evanescence.
But for someone who was state AG just a year ago, I doubt his affiliation is forgotten.
Given his status and having been rather easily elected initially, before the picadillos came out and he was forced to resign, so his party affiliation is rather well known to the readers of both newspapers.
So for example in a state where race might be a protected criteria but political affiliation is not, it may be easier to deny service at a restaurant to, say, members of the Libertarian Party, than to deny service to members of the Black Panther party, or members of the Aryan Nations (because in both cases race is closely tied to the political affiliation).