Pronunciation: (in"su-rek'shu-ner"ē), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -ar•ies.
1. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of insurrection.
2. given to or causing insurrection.
a person who takes part in an insurrection; rebel; insurgent.
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