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recriminationnoun [U]

uk   /rɪˌkrɪm.ɪˈneɪ.ʃən/  us   /rɪˌkrɪm.əˈneɪ.ʃən/ (also recriminations)
arguments between ​people who are ​blaming each other: The ​peacetalksbroke down and ​ended in bittermutual recrimination(s).
adjective uk   /rɪˈkrɪm.ɪ.nə.tər.i/  us   /rɪˈkrɪm.ə.nə.tɔːr.i/ formal
involving recrimination
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recriminationnoun [C/U]

 us   /rɪˌkrɪm·əˈneɪ·ʃən/
argument between ​people who are ​blaming each other, or the ​particular way they ​blame each other: [U] Western ​leaders, ​instead of ​presenting a ​coherentpolicy, have ​repeatedlylapsed into ​finger-pointing and recrimination.
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