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English definition of “peacekeeping”


noun [U]     /ˈpiːsˌkiː.pɪŋ/
the activity of preventing war and violence, especially using armed forces not involved in a disagreement to prevent fighting: a peacekeeping force/missionWarPeace peacekeeper     /-pər/ US  /-pɚ/ noun [C] WarPeace
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