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reconciliation

noun     /ˌrekənˌsɪliˈeɪʃən/
BECOME FRIENDLY [C, U] a process in which two people or groups become friendly again after they have argued : to seek a reconciliation Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone
AGREE [U, no plural] the process of making two opposite ideas , beliefs , or situations agree : the reconciliation of facts with theory Diplomacy and mediation
(Definition of reconciliation noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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