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Loyalists- colonists who were loyal to Britain.

Patriots- colonists who wanted to be free from Britain.

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โˆ™ 2011-09-13 21:32:24

Patriots were those who supported resistence to the policies of King George and his ministers. Loyalists were American colonists that remained loyal to the kingdom of Great Britan.

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