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dissent

1. Christianity separation from an established church; Nonconformism
2. the voicing of a minority opinion in announcing the decision on a case at law; dissenting judgment
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I shall now proceed to delineate dangers of a different and, perhaps, still more alarming kind -- those which will in all probability flow from dissensions between the States themselves, and from domestic factions and convulsions.
The nation will show that it is united and will not tolerate those who try to sow dissension amongst us in the name of caste, creed and colour.
No Catholic should fan the flames of dissension by rumormongering and by inflammatory statements.
New York, March 14 (Petra)--The CIA Director John Brennan said late Friday that the Daesh, is facing dissension in its ranks and is finding it hard to govern the territory it controls.
One rookie councillor, waiting to be sworn in next week, is reaching out to her new colleagues in an effort to avoid some of the acrimony and dissension Winnipeg's city hall come to be known for.
Can they make the ship fly again despite both the terrible conditions and dissension in the ranks--and does Europa hold a secret they need to know?
Envy, curiosity about other people's sins or failures, dissension (fitna), affront, summary execution, defamation, lies, libel, arrogance, breach of other people's rights, etc.
Summary: The RSS's suspicion has been buttressed by the timing of the expose against Gadkari, who has been in a lot of trouble, facing all round fire from the Opposition and dissension from within his own party.
An aging or ill shareholder may produce other circumstances conducive to dissension.
Little wonder then that Swift observes, "With a growing number of parties competing for a shrinking pool of assets, the incentives for dissension and armed insurrection show few signs of subsiding.
ISLAMABAD, March 20, 2012 (Balochistan Times): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice President Dr Shireen Mazari on Monday admitted that differences were emerging between the top party leaders and said that there was a debate and dissension within the Party meetings through which a consensus would be evolved.
National Unity Assembly (NUA) president Dr Shaikh Abdullatif Al Mahmood said instigators of dissension in Bahrain presented themselves to the world as a peaceful opposition but their claims have been exposed.