Definitions for pacificationˌpæs ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən
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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"
peace, peace treaty, pacification(noun)
a treaty to cease hostilities
"peace came on November 11th"
actions taken by a government to defeat insurgency
The process of pacifying.
The process of calming, settling and taking control over a object, person or situation.
the act or process of pacifying, or of making peace between parties at variance; reconciliation
Origin: [L. pacificatio: cf. F. pacification. See Pacify.]
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Santos' government has a dilemma of persisting with the policy of war and pacification or dare to take a true path to peace.
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