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altercation

noun [C] uk   /ˌɒl.təˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɑːl.t̬ɚ-/ formal
a loud argument or disagreement: According to witnesses, the altercation between the two men started inside the restaurant.
Translations of “altercation”
in Vietnamese cuộc cãi lộn…
in Spanish Altercado…
in Thai การทะเลาะวิวาท…
in Malaysian perbalahan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭辯, 爭吵, 口角…
in Indonesian percekcokan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 争辩, 争吵, 口角…
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