Confederating
Confederate Con*fed"er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Confederated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Confederating}.] To unite in a league or confederacy; to ally. [1913 Webster]

With these the Piercies them confederate. --Daniel. [1913 Webster]


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