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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.
It is a historical fact that the British have been very faithful to their old colonial policy of 'divide and rule' by sowing seeds of dissension sometimes on tribal lines and at other times on religious beliefs or nationalistic aspirations with such ferocity and perfection that once they left, the colonies were torn asunder politically, geographically and socially.
Sadly, Africa is replete with such pockets of dissension to which the governments in place have scant answers.
Fawad Chaudhry also expressed his dissension with the Leader of the Opposition in National Assembly Shehbaz Sharif being appointed as the chairman of the Public Accounts Committee despite being accused in corruption cases.
Summary: Forward dismissing rumours about dissension inside the German club
DA3/4aferovic has called on all politicians in BiH, and especially those in the RS entity, to behave responsibly in their statements and actions, since every publicly spoken word that spreads hatred, dissension and intolerance can cause situations like this one.
The internal dissension within the group is not the only crack it suffers from; the memberships of some of the group's members were frozen due its violent approach.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], June 5 (ANI): Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday said that there is no dissension between Congress and Janata Dal (Secular) MLAs over cabinet expansion.
True enough, his expose has led to dissension and disunity within the Catholic Church.
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?