Definition of factionalize in English:

factionalize

Syllabification: fac·tion·al·ize
Pronunciation: /ˈfakSHənl-īz
 
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verb

[no object]
  • (Especially of a political party or other organized group) split or divide into factions: there was a tendency for students to factionalize
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    • But it can also be argued, as Radosh does not, that the guerrillas were simply too factionalized and ideologically divided to animate a mass movement.
    • Would they factionalise and segment, or unify?
    • The remaining true humans had by this time colonized a different planet, named it ‘New Earth,’ and quickly factionalized along the old nationalistic lines that had caused so much war in the first place.

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