compromise

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United States politician responsible for the Missouri Compromise between free and slave states (1777-1852) Clay , Henry Clay , the Great Compromiser
negotiator willing to compromise compromiser
any political orientation favoring compromise to avoid conflict dovishness
United States slave who sued for liberty after living in a non-slave state; caused the Supreme Court to declare the Missouri Compromise unconstitutional (1795?-1858) Dred Scott , Scott
trait of being intransigent; stubbornly refusing to compromise intransigence , intransigency
compromise, temporary modus vivendi
improper and unacceptable kind of compromise verdict quotient verdict
compromise, discuss or negotiate to buy time or to temporize
exchange that occurs as a compromise trade-off , tradeoff
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