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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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noun- A suspension of active hostilities.

Usage examples (18)
  • Israeli policy is not to use the term ceasefire as it makes Hamas an equal partner.
  • Hamas is reluctant to accept a long-term ceasefire agreement right away.
  • Hamas negotiators left Egypt without a long-term ceasefire with Israel on Thursday
  • UN official hopes long-term ceasefire between Lebanon, Israel - People's Daily Online for more
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