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verb [I] (UK usually fraternise)     /ˈfræt.ə.naɪz/ US  /-ɚ-/
to meet someone socially, especially someone who belongs to an opposing army or team, or has a different social position: Do the doctors fraternize much with the nurses here? He accused the England team of fraternizing too much with the opposition.Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone fraternization (UK usually fraternisation)     /ˌfræt.ən.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ US  /-ɚ.nɪ-/ noun [U]
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