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reconciliation

[rek-uhn-sil-ee-ey-shuhn]
noun
1.
an act of reconciling or the state of being reconciled.
2.
the process of making consistent or compatible.

Origin:
1300–50; Middle English reconsiliacion < Latin reconciliātiōn- (stem of reconciliātiō), equivalent to reconciliāt(us) (see reconcile, -ate1) + -iōn- -ion

nonreconciliation, noun
prereconciliation, noun
proreconciliation, adjective
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Reconciliation (ˌrɛkənˌsɪlɪˈeɪʃən)
 
n
RC Church a sacrament in which repentant sinners are absolved and gain reconciliation with God and the Church, on condition of confession of their sins to a priest and of performing a penance

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reconciliation
late 14c., from Fr. reconciliation (14c.), from L. reconciliationem, noun of action from reconciliare (see reconcile).
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