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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The establishment of friendly relations.

Usage examples (38)
  • Embassies around the world work on rapprochement with the people of the countries where they are located.
  • The passing of time also has brought a certain rapprochement between the
  • A goal of European rapprochement is to drive Damascus away from its regional ally Iran.
  • Moscow Times, this episode won't damage long-term rapprochement between the US and Russia. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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