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dissidence

[ dis-i-duhns ]
/ ˈdɪs ɪ dəns /
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noun

disagreement: political dissidence.

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Origin of dissidence

1650–60; <Latin dissidentia, equivalent to dissid- (see dissident) + -entia-ence

synonym study for dissidence

See dissent.

OTHER WORDS FROM dissidence

non·dis·si·dence, noun
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