Definition of "federated" []

  • (of a country) having a federal system of government (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of federate. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • United, as a federation, under a central government (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "federated" in a sentence
  • "A single-origin federated identity network will always fail on the internet (as Joseph Smarr and John McCrea like to say of Facebook Connect: We’ve seen this movie before)."
  • "So-called federated identity management allows agency and corporate sites to trust credentials that are issued by an outside entity."
  • "True, they are indirectly elected to the Sound Transit board, but there's a reason the agency has what is known as a federated system."