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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To split (a group, for example) into disputatious factions: "Once a faculty is factionalized, of course, the process of appointments becomes partly a competition for allies” ( Calvin Trillin).

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  • v. To split into factions

Etymologies

factional +‎ -ize (Wiktionary)

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