Associations to the word «Reconciliation»


RECONCILIATION, noun. The reestablishment of friendly relations; conciliation or rapprochement.
RECONCILIATION, noun. (theology) The end of estrangement between a human and God as a result of the process of atonement; more specifically,
RECONCILIATION, noun. (accounting) Process of matching and comparing figures from accounting records against those presented on a bank statement.

Dictionary definition

RECONCILIATION, noun. The reestablishing of cordial relations.
RECONCILIATION, noun. Getting two things to correspond; "the reconciliation of his checkbook and the bank statement".

Wise words

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.