armistice

[n] - a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
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armistice

Cessation of hostilities while awaiting a peace settlement. The Armistice refers specifically to the end of World War I between Germany and the Allies on 11 November 1918. On 22 June 1940, following...
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Armistice

Ar'mis·tice noun [ French armistice , from (an assumed word) Latin armistitium ; arma arms + stare , statum (combining form, -stitum ), to stand still.] A cessation of arms for a short time, by convention; a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement; a
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armistice

cease-fire noun a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
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Armistice

• (n.) A cessation of arms for a short time, by convention; a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement; a truce.
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Armistice

(from the article `World War I`) The Allies` armistice terms presented in the railway carriage at Rethondes were stiff. Germany was required to evacuate not only Belgium, France, and ... The Armistice of Nov. 11, 1918, ending World War I between Germany and the Allied powers, departed from the usual form (1) in being preceded by ... ...
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armistice

an agreement for the cessation of active hostilities between two or more belligerents. Generally, the terms, scope, and duration of an armistice are ... [2 related articles]
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Armistice

An armistice is a situation in a war where the warring parties agree to stop fighting. It is not necessarily the end of a war, since it might be just a cessation of hostilities while an attempt is made to negotiate a lasting peace. It is derived from the Latin arma, meaning weapons and statium, meaning a stopping. A truce or ceasefire usually refe
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Armistice

An armistice is a temporary suspension of hostilities between two belligerent powers or two armies by mutual agreement, often concluded for only a few hours to bury the slain, remove the wounded, and exchange prisoners, as also sometimes to allow of a parley between the opposing generals. A general armistice is usually the preliminary of a peace.
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armistice

Click images to enlargeCessation of hostilities while awaiting a peace settlement. The Armistice refers specifically to the end of World War I between Germany and the Allies on 11 November 1918. On 22 June 1940, following the German invasion of France, French representatives signed an armistice with Germany in the same ra...
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Armistice

[album] Armistice is the second full-length album by Mutemath, released on August 18, 2009. During the recording of the album, short videos have been posted to the band`s YouTube profile. These videos document the work going on in the studio, including street interviews where New Orleans locals are shown samples of the album (which cannot b
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Armistice

[band] Armistice is a Canadian indie pop band, consisting of singer-songwriter Béatrice Martin, better known by her stage name Coeur de pirate, and Jay Malinowski of Bedouin Soundclash. The duo released a five-song EP, Armistice, on February 15, 2011 on Dare to Care Records. The EP`s lead single, "Mission Bells", was released to radio in e
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