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Peace: what does it mean?

peace pēs/noun

  • Freedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility. "You can while away an hour or two in peace and seclusion."

  • Synonyms: tranquility, calm, restfulness, peace and quiet; freedom from or the cessation of war or violence. Law and order, lawfulness, order, nonviolence;

  • Formal concord: "We pray for peace" used as a greeting. Exclamation used as an order to remain silent: "Peace!"

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