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Definitions of partisan:
  • noun:   a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries
  • noun:   a fervent and even militant proponent of something
  • noun:   an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
  • adjective:   devoted to a cause or party
  • adjective:   adhering or confined to a particular sect or denomination or party

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