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There was fighting between rival fans after the game.
The police were called in as fighting broke out in the crowd.
3,000 troops were involved in the fighting in the capital.
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English version of definition of fighting
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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American definition of fighting from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.