Meaning of PACIFICATION in English



Pronunciation: ˌ pa-s ə -f ə - ' k ā -sh ə n

Function: noun

Date: 15th century

1 a : the act or process of pacifying : the state of being pacified b : the act of forcibly suppressing or eliminating a population considered to be hostile

2 : a treaty of peace

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.