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

  • transitive v. To divide into parts or fractions; fractionalize.


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  • But on the whole, the entire Muslim community, plus the leaders -- and I think we need to come together, whether it's religious leaders, social workers, community leaders and community at large, we need to come together on this rather than fractionize and use this as a political agenda, because it's not.

    CNN Transcript Dec 12, 2007


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