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disunionist

[dis-yoon-yuh-nist] /dɪsˈyun yə nɪst/
noun
1.
a person who advocates or causes disunion.
2.
U.S. History. a secessionist during the period of the Civil War.
Origin of disunionist
1825-1835
An Americanism dating back to 1825-35; disunion + -ist
Related forms
disunionism, noun
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