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Noun

Singular
league

Plural
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  1. A group or association of cooperating members.
    The Red-headed League in Sherlock Holmes stories.
  2. An organization of sports teams which play against one another for a championship.
    My favorite sports organizations are the National Football League and the American League in baseball.
  3. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The distance that a person can walk in one hour, commonly taken to be approximately three English miles (about five kilometers).
    • M. Le Page Du Pratz, History of Louisiana (PG), p. 47
      Seven leagues above the mouth of the river we meet with two other passes, as large as the middle one by which we entered.

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Verb

Infinitive
to league

Third person singular
leagu

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to league (third-person singular simple present leagu, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To form an association.

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