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diplomacy

noun [U]  /dəˈploʊ·mə·si/ us  
politics & government the management of relationships between countries: Quiet diplomacy is sometimes better than public threats. Diplomacy is also the ability to control a difficult situation without upsetting anyone: It took all her diplomacy to persuade him not to resign.
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