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      vb   intr  
1    often foll by: from   to be dissimilar in quality, nature, or degree (to); vary (from)  
2    often foll by: from or with   to be at variance (with); disagree (with)  
3    Dialect   to quarrel or dispute  
4    agree to differ   to end an argument amicably while maintaining differences of opinion  
     (C14: from Latin differre, literally: to bear off in different directions, hence scatter, put off, be different, from dis- apart + ferre to bear)  
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1    be dissimilar, be distinct, contradict, contrast, depart from, diverge, run counter to, stand apart, vary  
2    clash, contend, debate, demur, disagree, dispute, dissent, oppose, take issue  
   accord, acquiesce, agree, assent, coincide, concur, cooperate, harmonize  

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