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diplomacy

noun [U] uk   /dɪˈpləʊ.mə.si/ us    /-ˈploʊ-/
C2 the management of relationships between countries: Diplomacy has so far failed to bring an end to the fighting. C2 approving skill in dealing with people without offending or upsetting them: It took all her tact and diplomacy to persuade him not to resign.
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