Conciliation Definition

noun
The amicable resolution of a dispute.
Webster's New World Law
A method of alternative dispute resolution whereby a third party, who is usually but not necessarily neutral, meets with the parties and assists them to find a way to settle their dispute. See also arbitration, mediation, and summary proceeding.
Webster's New World Law

In family law, an attempt by a third party to assist a couple to settle their differences and stay together. See also mediation.

Webster's New World Law

The action of bringing peace and harmony; the action of ending strife.

Wiktionary

(law) A form of alternative dispute resolution, similar but less formal than mediation, in which the parties bring their dispute to a neutral third party, who helps lower tensions, improve communications and explore possible solutions.

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Conciliation

Noun

Singular:
conciliation
Plural:
conciliations

Origin of Conciliation

  • From Middle French conciliation

    From Wiktionary

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