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  ( collaborations    plural  )
1       n-var   Collaboration is the act of working together to produce a piece of work, especially a book or some research.  
oft N with n, N between pl-n, in N  
Close collaboration between the Bank and the Fund is not merely desirable, it is essential., ...scientific collaborations..., Drummond was working on a book in collaboration with Zodiac Mindwarp.     
2       n-count   A collaboration is a piece of work that has been produced as the result of people or groups working together.  
usu N between pl-n, N with n  
He was also a writer of beautiful stories, some of which are collaborations with his fiancee.     
3       n-uncount   Collaboration is the act of helping an enemy who is occupying your country during a war.  
usu with supp, oft N with n     (disapproval)    She faced charges of collaboration.     
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alliance, association, concert, cooperation, partnership, teamwork  

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