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pacificate

[puh-sif-i-keyt] /pəˈsɪf ɪˌkeɪt/
verb (used with object), pacificated, pacificating.
1.
to pacify.
Origin of pacificate
1640-1650
First recorded in 1640-50, pacificate is from the Latin word pācificātus (past participle of pācificāre to make peace). See pacify, -ate1
Related forms
pacification, noun
pacificator, noun
pacificatory
[puh-sif-i-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /pəˈsɪf ɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA),
adjective
nonpacification, noun
nonpacificatory, adjective
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