from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An advocate of disunion, especially a secessionist during the U.S. Civil War.
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- n. A supporter of disunionism.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An advocate of disunion, specifically, of disunion of the United States.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An advocate of disunion; specifically, in United States history, one of those who, prior to and during the civil war of 1861-65, favored or sought the disruption of the United States.
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