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English definition of “diplomacy”

diplomacy

noun [U]     /dɪˈpləʊ.mə.si/ US  /-ˈploʊ-/
C2 the management of relationships between countries: Diplomacy has so far failed to bring an end to the fighting.Diplomacy and mediation 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.Kind and thoughtful
(Definition of diplomacy noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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