Definitions for dissensiondɪˈsɛn ʃən
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disagreement among those expected to cooperate
disagreement, dissension, dissonance(noun)
a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters
An act of expressing dissent, especially spoken.
Strong disagreement; a contention or quarrel; discord.
disagreement in opinion, usually of a violent character, producing warm debates or angry words; contention in words; partisan and contentious divisions; breach of friendship and union; strife; discord; quarrel
Origin: [L. dissensio: cf. F. dissension. See Dissent.]
Dissension is the 60th Magic: The Gathering set, 38th expert level set, and the third and final set in the Ravnica Block, released on May 5, 2006.
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In case of dissension, never dare to judge till you've heard the other side.
A time will come when a politician who has wilfully made war and promoted international dissension will be as sure of the dock and much surer of the noose than a private homicide. It is not reasonable that those who gamble with mens lives should not stake their own.
In order for the wheel to turn, for life to be lived, impurities are needed, and the impurities of impurities in the soil, too, as is known, if it is to be fertile. Dissension, diversity, the grain of salt and mustard are needed: Fascism does not want them, forbids them, and that's why you're not a Fascist; it wants everybody to be the same, and you are not. But immaculate virtue does not exist either, or if it exists it is detestable.
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