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disunionist

[ dis-yoon-yuh-nist ]
/ dɪsˈyun yə nɪst /
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noun
a person who advocates or causes disunion.
U.S. History. a secessionist during the period of the Civil War.
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Origin of disunionist

An Americanism dating back to 1825–35; disunion + -ist

OTHER WORDS FROM disunionist

dis·un·ion·ism, noun
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