Meaning of “rapprochement” in the English Dictionary

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"rapprochement" in British English

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rapprochementnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ræpˈrɒʃ.mɒ̃ŋ/ us /ˌræp.roʊʃˈmɑːŋ/ formal

an agreement reached by opposing groups or people:

There are signs of (a) rapprochement between the warring factions.

(Definition of “rapprochement” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rapprochement" in American English

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rapprochementnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌræpˌroʊʃˈmɑ̃/ fml

agreement reached by opposing groups or people:

[ C ] Both countries have agreed to seek a rapprochement.

(Definition of “rapprochement” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)