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an angry disagreement between people
a situation involving a lot of disagreements
angry disagreement between people or groups
a serious disagreement, especially one between groups of people that lasts for a long time
a disagreement, especially about a public policy or a moral issue that a lot of people have strong feelings about
an argument, especially one about something unimportant between people who know each other well
a situation in which people or groups are arguing angrily or are fighting
an argument that is not very serious
a situation in which people disagree or argue with each other
a situation in which two people or groups continuously criticize each other in public because they disagree seriously about something
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
to give someone the authority to do something
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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