in-fighting


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Noun1.in-fighting - conflict between members of the same organization (usually concealed from outsiders)
fighting, combat, fight, scrap - the act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap"
2.in-fighting - boxing at close quarters
boxing, pugilism, fisticuffs - fighting with the fists
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Translations

in-fighting

n (Boxing) → Nahkampf m; (fig)interner Machtkampf
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

in-fighting

[ˈɪnfaɪtɪŋ] nlotte fpl interne or intestine
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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