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1. A quarrel or argument.
2. Printing Matter that is added to a text.
Having been added to or inserted into a text: run-in copy.
1. a quarrel; argument.
2. Print. matter added to a text without indenting for a new paragraph.
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|Noun||1.||run-in - an angry dispute; "they had a quarrel"; "they had words"|
difference of opinion, dispute, difference, conflict - a disagreement or argument about something important; "he had a dispute with his wife"; "there were irreconcilable differences"; "the familiar conflict between Republicans and Democrats"
bust-up - a serious quarrel (especially one that ends a friendship)
1. A discussion, often heated, in which a difference of opinion is expressed:
altercation, argument, bicker, clash, contention, controversy, debate, difficulty, disagreement, dispute, fight, polemic, quarrel, spat, squabble, tiff, word (used in plural), wrangle.