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    opposed

    When "one is opposed to the other", then who is actively opposing whom: is it "the one" who is opposing "the other"; is it "the other" who is opposing "the one" or is it that "the one" and "the other" are mutually opposing each other?

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    Re: opposed

    In most contexts, they are mutually opposing each other.

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    Re: opposed

    Without further context, it is the "one" who is opposing the other.

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