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ceasefire

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈsiːs.faɪər/ us    /-faɪr/
an agreement, usually between two armies, to stop fighting in order to allow discussions about peace: declare a ceasefire
Translations of “ceasefire”
in Spanish alto al fuego…
in French cessez-le–feu…
in German die Feuerpause, der Waffenstillstand…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指兩軍間的)停火協定…
in Russian прекращение огня…
in Turkish ateşkes…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指两军间的)停火协定…
in Polish zawieszenie broni…
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