factions

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break up group into factions Balkanize
personal or social separation (as between opposing factions) breach , break , falling out , rift , rupture , severance
war between factions in the same country civil war
agreement in 1820 between pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States concerning the extension of slavery into new territories Missouri Compromise
division into opposing factions schism
division of church or organization into factions schism
division of a group into opposing factions schism , split
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