peace treaty

peace treaty
a treaty to cease hostilities

peace came on November 11th

Syn: ↑peace, ↑pacification
Derivationally related forms: ↑pacify (for: ↑pacification), ↑pacify (for: ↑peace)
Hypernyms: ↑treaty, ↑pact, ↑accord
Instance Hyponyms: ↑Peace of Westphalia, ↑Treaty of Versailles

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