(Genetics) The presence of a given trait in only one member of a pair of identical twins.
Noisy or annoying talk
Something not in accord; a conflict.
Lack of fitness or appropriateness
Lack of agreement, or an instance of this; difference; inconsistency
Lack of accord; discord; disagreement
A significant effect on or change in a situation
Tension or strife resulting from a lack of agreement; dissension.
An act of jarring (in any sense).
(Archaic) Strong endeavor
A harsh noise, as of a collision
A focused comparison:
The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
The condition or quality of being difficult:
A difference of opinion; disagreement or, esp., discord as expressed in intense quarreling or wrangling, as within a group [dissension among party members]: often in dissension in the ranks, dissatisfaction with those in authority
The rendering of a minority opinion in the decision of a law case
A state of disagreement and disharmony
A group of people inside a political party, club, government, etc. working in a common cause against other such groups or against the main body
The rubbing of one object or surface against another.
An instance of such discord.
The act of causing or trying to cause a split or division in a church
(Accounting) The difference between the actual costs of production and the standard or expected costs
The techniques and procedures of war; military science.
Conflict or struggle of any kind
A noisy confusion; loud and confused talk or activity; uproar
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