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noun [C or U] uk   /ræˈprɒʃ.mɒ̃ŋ/ us    /ˌræ.proʊʃˈmɑːŋ/ formal
an agreement reached by opposing groups or people: There are signs of (a) rapprochement between the warring factions.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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