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debate

Politics
1. a formal discussion, as in a legislative body, in which opposing arguments are put forward
2. the formal presentation and opposition of a specific motion, followed by a vote
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I heard a very warm debate between two professors, about the most commodious and effectual ways and means of raising money, without grieving the subject.
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There's nothing like a debate to teach one quickness.
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