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firestorm

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variance of opinion on a matter
  • a seemingly endless firestorm was ignited by that U.S. Supreme Court decision

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“Firestorm.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/firestorm. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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