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pacificate

[ puh-sif-i-keyt ]
/ p蓹藞s瑟f 瑟藢ke瑟t /
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verb (used with object), pa路cif路i路cat路ed, pa路cif路i路cat路ing.
to pacify.
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Origin of pacificate

First recorded in 1640鈥50, pacificate is from the Latin word p膩cific膩tus (past participle of p膩cific膩re to make peace). See pacify, -ate1

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