Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Controversy (Page: 316)
Con"tro*ver`sy (?), n.;
This left no room for controversy about the title. Locke.
A dispute is commonly oral, and a controversy in writing. Johnson.
The Lord hath a controversy with the nations. Jer. xxv. 31.
When any man that had a controversy came to the king for judgment. 2 Sam. xv. 2.