the negotiating table

noun

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used to say that people are having formal discussions in order to reach an agreementThe two sides in this dispute have returned to the negotiating table.They came to an agreement at the negotiating table.

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“The negotiating table.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20negotiating%20table. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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