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Noun
Resistance or dissent, expressed in action or argument
“To appease the vocal opposition to the privatisation threat, the government tightened the provisions against extra billing and queue jumping.”
Noun
A group of opponents, especially in sport, business, or politics
“In any event, it is not the coach's business to let the opposition know beforehand the team's weaknesses in any area.”
Noun
A contrast or antithesis
“Maori folklore focuses on oppositions between pairs, such as earth and sky, life and death, and male and female.”
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