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Conciliation

conciliation n

: the settlement of a dispute by mutual and friendly agreement with a view to avoiding litigation
con·cil·i·a·tor [kən-si-lē-ā-tər]
n



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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