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Sinn Féin

noun
  1. an Irish republican political movement founded about 1905 and linked to the revolutionary Irish Republican Army: divided into a Provisional and an Official movement since a similar split in the IRA in late 1969
Derived FormsSinn Finer, nounSinn Finism, noun

Word Origin

C20: from Irish: we ourselves
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