Definition of Faction. Meaning of Faction. Synonyms of Faction

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Definition of Faction

Faction
Faction Fac"tion, n. [L. factio a doing, a company of persons acting together, a faction: cf. F. faction See Fashion.] 1. (Anc. Hist.) One of the divisions or parties of charioteers (distinguished by their colors) in the games of the circus. 2. A party, in political society, combined or acting in union, in opposition to the government, or state; -- usually applied to a minority, but it may be applied to a majority; a combination or clique of partisans of any kind, acting for their own interests, especially if greedy, clamorous, and reckless of the common good. 3. Tumult; discord; dissension. They remained at Newbury in great faction among themselves. --Clarendon. Syn: Combination; clique; junto. See Cabal.

Meaning of Faction from wikipedia

- Faction or factionalism may refer to: Political faction, a group of people with a common political purpose Faction (literature), a type of historical novel...
- October Faction may refer to: October Faction (band), an off-shot band to Black Flag October Faction (album), an eponymous album by the band of the same...
- Red Faction is a series of shooter video games developed by Volition and owned by THQ Nordic. Originating in 2001, the Red Faction games have spanned Microsoft...
- October Faction is an American supernatural drama web television series created by Damian Kindler, based on the comic series of the same name by Steve...
- The Red Army Faction (RAF; German: Rote Armee Fraktion), also known as the Baader–Meinhof Group or Baader–Meinhof Gang (German: Baader-Meinhof-Gruppe...
- The Jerusalem Faction (Hebrew: הפלג הירושלמי HaPeleg HaYerushalmi, or simply Peleg Yerushalmi) is an Israeli-Haredi political organization based in Jerusalem...
- architecture of each faction will be inspired by their real-world counterparts from 600 to 1100 A.D. Bannerlord will include eight major factions, each composed...
- book and film trilogies, factions are societal divisions that cl****ify citizens based on their aptitudes and values. The factions are Dauntless (the brave)...
- Red Faction: Guerrilla is a third-person shooter video game developed by Volition and published by THQ. It was released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360...
- The Faction was a hardcore punk rock band from San Jose, California. Pioneers of the skate punk era during the early 1980s, their primary stint being...
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