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insurrections

noun
plural of insurrection

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open fighting against authority (as one's own government)
  • the famous insurrection of the slaves in ancient Rome under Spartacus

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“Insurrections.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/insurrections. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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