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dissent
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
to disagree; or disagreement or conflict — typically between people who cooperate, and often with official or majority beliefs
  • Even Jordan's party, the quartet from East Egg, were rent asunder by dissension.
    p. 51.7
dissension = disagreement

(editor's note:  The suffix "-sion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in admission from admit, discussion from discuss, and invasion from invade.)
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