[ ri-tal-ee-ey-shuh n ]
/ rɪˌtæl iˈeɪ ʃən /
the act of retaliating; return of like for like; reprisal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM retaliationcoun·ter·re·tal·i·a·tion, nounnon·re·tal·i·a·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for non-retaliation
And as for that doctrine of non-retaliation, a man should be very sure of his own motives before he submits to it.The Vicar of Bullhampton|Anthony Trollope