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truce

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a temporary stopping of fighting
  • both sides agreed to a 24-hour truce beginning at midnight on Christmas Eve

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The first known use of truce was in the 13th century

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“Truce.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/truce. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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