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Origin of armistice
OTHER WORDS FROM armisticepost·ar·mi·stice, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for armistice
Life along the Armistice line showcases some of the worst excesses of both sides.The Gaza War Has Left Jerusalem More Divided Than Ever|Peter Schwartzstein|August 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By the time the Armistice was signed in 1918, a British woman aged 16-32 stood only a one-in-ten chance of marriage.
After the Armistice, Brazier hosted one of her popular pig roasts at Col de la Luère, hiring a clown and a marching band.
The fighting had stopped with nothing more solid than an armistice.Between Two Catastrophes: Look at Syria, and Question Everyone's Stories about 1948|Gershom Gorenberg|September 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Legal jurisdiction would go in accordance with the 1949 armistice agreement.
An armistice is the cessation of active hostilities for a period agreed between belligerents.International Law|George Grafton Wilson and George Fox Tucker
The signing of the armistice saw the difficulties of supplying soluble coffee about overcome.America's Munitions 1917-1918|Benedict Crowell
The treacherous enemy having broken the armistice, the burning of the Palace-castle of Chapultepec followed soon arter.The Guerilla Chief|Mayne Reid
Germany was supplied under the approval of the Allies in accordance with the armistice agreement.Herbert Hoover|Vernon Kellogg
No doubt was felt that the armistice was the result of the capture of Tientsin.With the Allies to Pekin|George Alfred Henty