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English definition of “conflict”

conflict

noun [C/U] (DISAGREEMENT)   /ˈkɑn·flɪkt/
an active disagreement, as between opposing opinions or needs: [C] Conflicts between parents and children become more frequent when the children become teenagers. [U] This technology may be in conflict with copyright law. A conflict is also fighting between two or more countries or groups of people: [C] Negotiations with both sides have not yet led to a resolution of the conflict.
(Definition of conflict noun (DISAGREEMENT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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