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faction
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
a sub-group with some interests not shared by the entire group
  • —Down with his aunt Sally, I suppose, Mr Dedalus said, the Goulding faction, the drunken little costdrawer and Crissie, papa's little lump of dung, the wise child that knows her own father.
    Episode 6 — Hades (5% in)
  • In strident discord peasants and townsmen of Orange and Green factions sing Kick the Pope and Daily, daily sing to Mary.
    Episode 15 — Circe (95% in)

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