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Definition

1
Dissension

Disagreement among those expected to cooperate

Examples

Within the council, there is constant dissension.

2
Dissent

(law) the difference of one judge's opinion from that of the majority

Examples

He expressed his dissent in a contrary opinion

3
Dissidents

People that disagree with (especially)the government

Examples

They were considered dissidents because they refused to serve in the military

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