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  • 21 peace-offering — n. 1. Atonement, satisfaction, amends, reparation, atoning sacrifice. 2. Mediation, olive branch, intercession …

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  • 22 peace offering —  Умилостивительная жертва …

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  • 23 peace-offering — …

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  • 24 (a) peace offering — something that you give to someone to show that you are sorry or that you want to be friendly, especially after you have argued with them. I took Beth some flowers as a peace offering …

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  • 25 Peace — Peace, n. [OE. pees, pais, OF. pais, paiz, pes, F. paix, L. pax, pacis, akin to pacere, paciscere, pacisci, to make an agreement, and prob. also pangere to fasten. Cf. {Appease}, {Fair}, a., {Fay}, v., {Fang}, {Pacify}, {Pact}, {Pay} to requite.] …

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  • 26 Peace of God — Peace Peace, n. [OE. pees, pais, OF. pais, paiz, pes, F. paix, L. pax, pacis, akin to pacere, paciscere, pacisci, to make an agreement, and prob. also pangere to fasten. Cf. {Appease}, {Fair}, a., {Fay}, v., {Fang}, {Pacify}, {Pact}, {Pay} to… …

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  • 27 Peace officer — Peace Peace, n. [OE. pees, pais, OF. pais, paiz, pes, F. paix, L. pax, pacis, akin to pacere, paciscere, pacisci, to make an agreement, and prob. also pangere to fasten. Cf. {Appease}, {Fair}, a., {Fay}, v., {Fang}, {Pacify}, {Pact}, {Pay} to… …

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  • 28 offering — noun 1 something produced for other people ADJECTIVE ▪ latest, new, recent ▪ current ▪ standard ▪ the hot dog vendor s standard offerings of mustard, relish and ketchup …

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  • 29 peace — noun 1 not war ADJECTIVE ▪ durable, lasting, permanent ▪ fragile, uneasy ▪ negotiated ▪ A negotiated peace would be preferable to a p …

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  • 30 peace — n. 1 a quiet; tranquillity (needs peace to work well). b mental calm; serenity (peace of mind). 2 a (often attrib.) freedom from or the cessation of war (peace talks). b (esp. Peace) a treaty of peace between two States etc. at war. 3 freedom… …

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  • 31 Peace symbols — A peace symbol is a representation or object that has come to symbolize peace. Several different symbols have been used throughout history, of which the dove, olive branch, and the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament symbol (the peace symbol) are… …

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  • 32 offering — Synonyms and related words: Christmas present, advance, alms, alms fee, approach, asking price, award, benefaction, beneficence, bid, birthday present, box, burnt offering, cadeau, charity, collection, contribution, dole, donation, donative,… …

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  • 33 Peace & Quiet — Infobox Television episode Title = Peace Quiet Series = Garfield and Friends Caption = Binky gives Garfield a gift Season = 1 Episode = 1 Airdate = September 17, 1988 Production = G004 A Writer = Mark Evanier Director = John Walker Steve Clark… …

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  • 34 offering — of|fer|ing [ˈɔfərıŋ US ˈo: , ˈa: ] n 1.) a book, play, piece of music etc that someone has written recently ▪ the latest offering from Nancy Griffith 2.) something that is given to God 3.) something that is given as a present to please someone… …

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  • 35 offering — noun 1 (C) a book, play, piece of music etc that someone has written recently: the latest offering from Nancy Griffith 2 something that is given to God or given as a present to please someone see also: burnt offering burnt 2 (2), peace offering …

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  • 36 offering — noun 1) you may place offerings in the basket Syn: contribution, donation, gift, present, handout, charity; formal benefaction; historical alms 2) many offerings were made to the goddess Syn: sacrifice, oblation, burnt offering, immol …

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  • 37 Peace Corps — logo (1961) Agency overview Formed March 21, 1961 Headquarters Washington, D.C …

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  • 38 Peace and conflict studies — Peace Research redirects here Peace and conflict studies is a social science field that identifies and analyses violent and nonviolent behaviours as well as the structural mechanisms attending social conflicts with a view towards understanding… …

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  • 39 Peace Journalism — Peace Media , Conflict Resolving Media , Conflict Sensitive Journalism , Conflict Solution Journalism , Reporting the World , Constructive Conflict Coverage, and Peacebuilding Media redirect here. A comparison of peace journalism and war… …

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  • 40 PEACE — (Heb. שָׁלוֹם, shalom). In the Bible The verb shalem (so both the perfect, Gen. 15:16, and the participle, Gen. 33:18) in the qal means to be whole, complete, or sound. PEACE. The range of nuances is rather wide. That the iniquity of the Amorites …

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