disunity

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noun dis·uni·ty \(ˌ)dis-ˈyü-nə-tē, dish-\

Definition of disunity

  1. :  lack of unity; especially :  dissension

Examples of disunity in a Sentence

  1. troubling signs of disunity within the normally peaceful organization

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DISUNITY Defined for English Language Learners

disunity

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Definition of disunity for English Language Learners

  • : the state of not being able to agree about important things : lack of unity



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