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opposing

adjective
     
op‧pos‧ing [only before noun]
1 opposing teams, groups, or forces are competing, arguing, or fighting against each other:
The opposing armies were preparing for war.
The Socialist Party has split into two opposing camps.
2 opposing ideas, opinions etc are completely different from each other:
Throughout the negotiations Hurst and Jevons took opposing views.

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