Confederate States of America


Confederate States of America
group of 11 Southern states which seceded from the United States of America in 1860-1 to form a separate union

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Confederate States of America — (CSA) Konföderierte Staaten von Amerika …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Confederate States of America — This article is about the historical state. For the 2004 mockumentary, see C.S.A.: The Confederate States of America. Confederate States of America Unrecognized state[1][2] …   Wikipedia

  • Confederate States of America — États confédérés d Amérique Pour les articles homonymes, voir ECA et CSA (homonymie). États confédérés d’Amérique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Confederate States of America — the group of 11 Southern states that seceded from the United States in 1860 61. Also called the Confederacy. * * * or Confederacy Government of the 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union in 1860–61 until its defeat in the American Civil… …   Universalium

  • Confederate States of America — noun the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861 • Syn: ↑Confederacy, ↑Confederate States, ↑South, ↑Dixie, ↑Dixieland • Instance Hypernyms: ↑geographical area, ↑geographic area, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Confederate States of America — noun A nation existing from 1861 1865, consisting of the eleven Southern states who sought independence from the United States of America over the issue of slavery and states rights …   Wiktionary

  • Confederate States of America — Confed′erate States′ of Amer′ica n. amh. the group of 11 Southern states that seceded from the U.S. in 1860–61 …   From formal English to slang

  • Confederate States of America — The confederacy formed by the eleven seceding southern states in 1861, which waged a war for four years against the United States, but never acquired the status of a government de jure or de facto as those terms are known and used in the law of… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Confederate States of America — plural noun the eleven southern states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Tennessee, Louisiana, and Mississippi) which seceded from the American Union in 1860–61, precipitating the American… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Confederate States of America dollar — Front of Confederate notes (back unprinted) …   Wikipedia


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