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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Dissent \Dis*sent"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Dissented}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Dissenting}.] [L. dissentire, dissentum; dis- +
      sentire to feel, think. See {Sense}.]
      1. To differ in opinion; to be of unlike or contrary
            sentiment; to disagree; -- followed by from.
  
                     The bill passed . . . without a dissenting voice.
                                                                              --Hallam.
  
                     Opinions in which multitudes of men dissent from us.
                                                                              --Addison.
  
      2. (Eccl.) To differ from an established church in regard to
            doctrines, rites, or government.
  
      3. To differ; to be of a contrary nature. --Hooker.
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