pacification

[n] - the act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined 2. [n] - actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
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Pacification

Pa·cif`i·ca'tion noun [ Latin pacificatio : confer French pacification . See Pacify .] The act or process of pacifying, or of making peace between parties at variance; reconciliation. 'An embassy of pacification .' Bacon.
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pacification

mollification noun the act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined; `a wonderful skill in the pacification of crying infants`; `his unsuccessful mollification of the mob`
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pacification

noun actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
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Pacification

• (n.) The act or process of pacifying, or of making peace between parties at variance; reconciliation.
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Pacification

(from the article `Netherlands, The`) ...which had declared its neutrality, put aside the proposed reforms in order to concentrate on the immediate problem of maintaining the country`s ... ...a religious-ideological `pillar,` either Roman Catholic, Protestant, or humanist (the latter including liberals and socialists). Pillari...
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pacification

pacification 1. Actions taken by a government to defeat an insurgency. 2. The act of appeasing someone or causing someone to be more favorably inclined to cooperate or participate in a peaceful action. 3. The action of making people calm when they are angry or upset.
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pacification

  1. the act of pacifying
  2. a treaty to cease hostilities
  3. actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency

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