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English definition of “conflict”

conflict

verb [I] (BE OPPOSITE)    /kənˈflɪkt/
If beliefs, needs, or facts, etc. conflict, they are very different and cannot easily exist together or both be true: The results of the new research would seem to conflict with existing theories.Being and appearing different
(Definition of conflict verb (BE OPPOSITE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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