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English definition of “tendentious”

tendentious

adjective     /tenˈden.ʃəs/ formal
(of speech or writing) expressing or supporting a particular opinion that many other people disagree withDebate and discussion tendentiously     /-li/ adverb tendentiousness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
(Definition of tendentious adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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