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splin·ter group

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  1. splinter groupnoun

    a faction or sect that has broken away from its parent organization


  1. splinter groupnoun

    A group of members of a political party or of a similar organisation who have decided to create their own organisation.


  1. splinter group

    A splinter group refers to a faction or a faction group that splits off from a larger organization, often due to disagreements or conflicts with the broader organization’s principles, policies, leaders or practices. This term is commonly used in politics, religion, or any other group or community settings.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of splinter group in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of splinter group in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of splinter group in a Sentence

  1. Bryan Bishop:

    It was less than cordial, because there were a lot of concerns there, but I tried very hard to explain to them that this is not a splinter group, that we are veterans and happen to be gay.

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  • [[formation]] [[dissidente]]French

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