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1. Being or constituting a diplomatic action or diplomatic language in which two or more governments agree to use the same forms in their relations with other governments.
[Medieval Latin identicus, identical; see identical.]
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1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) diplomacy (esp of opinions expressed by two or more governments) having the same wording or intention regarding another power: identic notes.
2. an obsolete word for identical
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i•den•tic(aɪˈdɛn tɪk, ɪˈdɛn-)
1. (of diplomatic action, notes, etc.) identical in form, as when two or more governments deal simultaneously with another government.
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