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Meaning & Definition of Federal in English

English

Federal

/fɛdərəl/

noun

1. A member of the union army during the american civil war

    synonym:
  • Federal
  • ,
  • Federal soldier
  • ,
  • Union soldier

2. Any federal law-enforcement officer

    synonym:
  • Federal
  • ,
  • Fed
  • ,
  • federal official

adjective

1. National

  • Especially in reference to the government of the united states as distinct from that of its member units
  • "The federal bureau of investigation"
  • "Federal courts"
  • "The federal highway program"
  • "Federal property"
    synonym:
  • federal

2. Of or relating to the central government of a federation

  • "A federal district is one set aside as the seat of the national government"
    synonym:
  • federal

3. Being of or having to do with the northern united states and those loyal to the union during the american civil war

  • "Union soldiers"
  • "Federal forces"
  • "A federal infantryman"
    synonym:
  • Union
  • ,
  • Federal

4. Characterized by or constituting a form of government in which power is divided between one central and several regional authorities

  • "A federal system like that of the united states"
  • "Federal governments often evolved out of confederations"
    synonym:
  • federal