- n.协会，社团; 联合，联系; 联想;
- 复数: associations;
the National Basketball Association Championship
The local club has disaffiliated from the National Athletic Association.
Who is eligible to apply for membership of the association?
The four new stamps mark the 100th anniversary of the British Astronomical Association.
The support of our members is of great importance to the Association.
The association between the two companies stretches back thirty years.
The Lawn Tennis Association suspended Mr Castle from the British team.
All members of the association adhere to a strict code of practice.
The Association has put the event off until October.
The company is a fully bonded member of the Association of British Travel Agents.
We claimed a refund from the association, but they would not pay up.
The Government will not allow the staff association to affiliate with outside unions.
He was to remain active in the association, latterly as vice president, for the rest of his life.
He arbitrates between investors and members of the association.
The Association holds an annual reunion.
The Japanese Imperial family patronises the Japanese Art Association.
The Professional Cricketers' Association held its annual dinner in London.
The association is under the auspices of Word Bank.
Our long association with your company has brought great benefits.
The Alumnae Association is my link to the school's present administration.
At the airport he read an address of welcome in behalf of the association.
They banded themselves into an association.
Recently he enrolled in the Chinese Medical Association.
The association is funded by an annual subvention from the government.
He had an illicit association with Jane.
The funds of the association shall comprise of members'subscriptions.
When we acquire new information, the brain automatically tries to incorporate ( ' , 合并) it within existing information by forming associations.
It prevents old information from forming associations.
The ability to sleep in one chunk (整块时间) overnight goes down as we age but the amount of sleep we need to function well does not change," Dr Drummond told the American Association for the Advancement of Science conference in San Diego.
The American Psychiatric Association may consider listing Internet addiction in the next edition of its diagnostic manual.
National Education Association (NEA), young Americans say reading is important, more important than computers and science.
The Math Olympiad Summer Training Program is a three-week math camp held by the Mathematical Association of America that leads straight to the international championship and is free for those who make it.
According to Mark Saul, the director of competitions for the Mathematical Association of America, not a single African-American or Hispanic student—and only a handful of girls—has ever made it to the Math Olympiad team in its 50 years of existence.
There is not any one-hit wonder, and there will not be one for years to come, said Gary Shapiro, president and chief executive of the Consumer Technology Association ( ' , CTA).
The Consumer Technology Association is the sponsor of the annual Consumer Electronics Show.
The National Association of Social Workers represents nearly 145,000 social workers across the country.
Later in these series, you will hear from Stacy Collins and Mill Wilson, fellow social workers at the National Association of Social Workers.
I’m a social worker, a lobbyist and a special assistant to the executive director at the National Association of Social Workers.
A job application might mention affiliations with groups such as the Wisconsin Association of African-American Lawyers or the National Black Employees Association, the names of which apparently have consequences, and are also beyond their members' control.
These groups mainly rely for instilling needed dispositions into the young upon the same sort of association which keeps the adults loyal to their group.
Religious associations began, for example, in the desire to secure the favor of overruling powers and to ward off evil influences; family life in the desire to gratify appetites and secure family perpetuity; systematic labor, for the most part, because of enslavement to others, etc.
In the former case the education is incidental; it is natural and important, but it is not the express reason of the association.
Even today, in our industrial life, apart from certain values of industriousness and thrift, the intellectual and emotional reaction of the forms of human association under which the world's work is carried on receives little attention as compared with physical output.
But in dealing with the young, the fact of association itself as an immediate human fact, gains in importance.
Bob Liodice, the chief executive of the Association of National Advertisers, says consumers will be worse off if the industry cannot collect information about their preferences.
There is just one path for a lawyer in most American states: a four-year undergraduate degree in some unrelated subject, then a three-year law degree at one of 200 law schools authorized by the American Bar Association and an expensive preparation for the bar exam.
Working with the American Statistical Association, the journal has appointed seven experts to astatistics board of reviewing editors( ' , SBoRE).
But he noted that biomedical journals such as Annals of Internal Medicine, the Journal of the American Medical Association and The Lancetpay strong attention to statistical review.
1. a formal organization of people or groups of people;
"he joined the Modern Language Association"
2. the act of consorting with or joining with others;
"you cannot be convicted of criminal guilt by association"
3. the state of being connected together as in memory or imagination;
"his association of his father with being beaten was too strong to break"
4. a social or business relationship;
"a valuable financial affiliation"
"he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team"
"many close associations with England"
5. the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination;
"conditioning is a form of learning by association"
6. a relation resulting from interaction or dependence;
"flints were found in association with the prehistoric remains of the bear"
"the host is not always injured by association with a parasite"
7. (chemistry) any process of combination (especially in solution) that depends on relatively weak chemical bonding
8. (ecology) a group of organisms (plants and animals) that live together in a certain geographical region and constitute a community with a few dominant species
club, association, institute, league, union, society
联合：i.在神经学中指高度可塑性和意识的相互关系。见area项下的association areas ii.在遗传学中，指同时出现两个或两个以上的表型特征，以区别于linkage iii.在畸形学上，指两个或两个以上个体多种畸形非随机的发生，但并非多中心区缺损的结果或综合征 联想 协会