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Noun: armistice  aa(r)-mis-tis
  1. A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
    "The stock market soared after the armistice was announced";
    - cease-fire, truce, ceasefire

Derived forms: armistices

Type of: peace

Encyclopedia: Armistice, Alberta