peace treaty

Definitions of peace treaty
1

n a treaty to cease hostilities

Synonyms:
pacification, peace
Examples:
Peace of Westphalia
the peace treaty that ended the Thirty Years' War in 1648
Treaty of Versailles
the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans
Type of:
accord, pact, treaty
a written agreement between two states or sovereigns

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