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Public opposition to the military government is growing.
Local residents have come out in opposition to the planned closure.
The bill faces strong opposition from the fox-hunting lobby.
The opposition scored a goal in the last seconds of the game.
This is the British English definition of opposition. View American English definition of opposition.
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