peacemaking


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peace·mak·er

 (pēs′mā′kər)
n.
One that makes peace, especially by settling disputes.

peace′mak′ing adj. & n.

peacemaking

The process of diplomacy, mediation, negotiation, or other forms of peaceful settlements that arranges an end to a dispute and resolves issues that led to it. See also peace building; peace enforcement; peacekeeping; peace operations.
Translations

peacemaking

[ˈpiːsmeɪkɪŋ]
A. Npacificación f, negociaciones mpl por la paz
B. ADJ [efforts, process, role] → pacificador, de conciliación
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Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world.
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Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars noted on May 11 that, "The only three breakthroughs in the history of Arab-Israeli peacemaking - involving Israeli deals with the Egyptians, Jordanians, and Palestinians - came about through secret diplomacy in which Washington wasn't even involved.