oppositionist


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op·po·si·tion·ist

 (ŏp′ə-zĭsh′ə-nĭst)
n.
A member of an opposition.

op′po·si′tion·ist adj.
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oppositionist

noun
One that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy, or debate:
Translations

oppositionist

[ˌɒpəˈzɪʃənɪst] N (Pol) → militante mf de la oposición clandestina

oppositionist

n (Pol) → Oppositionelle(r) mf
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