Either an actual or a figurative face to face confrontation, especially a bitter one.
A hostile or adversarial confrontation:
The act of confronting or the state of being confronted, especially a meeting face to face.
A moment of great or culminating intensity in a narrative or drama, especially the conclusion of a crisis.
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