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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 theoryDiplomacy and mediation
Translations of “reconciliation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 和解, 和好, 修好…
in Russian примирение, согласование…
in Turkish barışma, uzlaşma, barışma/uzlaşma eylemi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 和解, 和好, 修好…
in Polish zgoda, pojednanie, pogodzenie…
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