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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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I find myself stating the obvious again and again: False perceptions of Islam and of Muslims will fuel the terrorists' agenda of a global struggle, by polarising and factionalising societies, East and West - each side stigmatising the other; each driven deeper into mistrust and intolerance.
They are caucusing and factionalising and putting pressure where they can, and that's how Trotsky entryists operate.
Factionalising and splits led to the farcical sight of two or in some cases three far-right candidates contesting the same seat, fatally splitting the vote.