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tr.v. fac·tion·al·ized, fac·tion·al·iz·ing, fac·tion·al·iz·es
To split (a group, for example) into disputatious factions.


(ˈfækʃənəˌlaɪz) or


vb (tr)
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) rare to split into factions


B. VIdividirse en facciones
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Tribune Education recalls that the internal crisis that hit the local chapter of ASUU in the buildup to the appointment of the vice chancellor for the university last year eventually factionalised the union.
For things to get any better though, their factionalised support needs to find a way of getting together in a hurry.
The only argument given in the book is about the election results of 1937 when Indian Muslims stood factionalised into various groups following Mohammad Ali Jinnah's self-imposed exile to London during 1930-1935.
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An arch conservative with the last word on high matters of state, Khamenei repeatedly used the phrase "whether this text is approved or not", implying the accord has yet to win definitive backing from Iran's factionalised political establishment.
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