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armistice

ar·mi·stice

armistice

 
 
pronunciation:
ar m stihs
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part of speech: noun
definition: an agreement by warring parties to suspend hostilities; truce.
The people were jubilant when they learned of the armistice that brought an end to the war.
synonyms:
cease-fire, peace, truce
similar words:
treaty
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