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  • That was before the first "partizan" groups had been formed;
  • How do you like partizan work?
  • The partizans did their damage and pulled out.
  • In all the work that they, the partizans, did, they brought added danger and bad luck to the people that sheltered them and worked with them.
  • You know the one, Jordan, who is with the partizan group.
  • Tell me, Comrade Marty, have you heard anything of any message coming through for Golz from one of our partizan groups operating toward Segovia?
  • "Yes," Karkov looked at him contemptuously, "a young American of slight political development but a great way with the Spaniards and a fine partizan record.

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  • I was hoping for a balanced report, but heard only partisan praise.
  • ...judges who become too caught up in the essentially political role of making new policies are apt to lose their neutrality and become partisans...
    Richard Posner  --  Law, Pragmatism, and Democracy

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