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Parliamentarians were on one side of this chair, swivelling around (7,5,3)


I believe the answer is:

english civil war

'parliamentarians were on one side of this' is the definition.

'chair swivelling around' is the wordplay.
'around' indicates an anagram.
'chairswivelling' with letters rearranged gives 'ENGLISH CIVIL WAR'.

I've seen this clue in The Guardian.
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