[rek-uh n-sil-ee-ey-shuh n] /ˌrɛk ənˌsɪl iˈeɪ ʃən/
an act of , as when former enemies agree to an amicable truce.
the state of being reconciled, as when someone becomes resigned to something not desired.
the process of making consistent or compatible.
(RC Church) a sacrament in which repentant sinners are absolved and gain reconciliation with God and the Church, on condition of confession of their sins to a priest and of performing a penance
mid-14c., from Old French reconciliacion (14c.) and directly from Latin reconciliationem (nominative reconciliatio) “a re-establishing, a reconciling,” noun of action from past participle stem of reconciliare (see reconcile).
[ri-koop] /rɪˈkup/ verb (used with object) 1. to get back the equivalent of: to recoup one’s losses by a lucky investment. 2. to regain or recover. 3. to reimburse or indemnify; pay back: to recoup a person for expenses. 4. Law. to withhold (a portion of something due), having some rightful claim to do so. […]
[non-ree-kawrs, -kohrs, non-ri-kawrs, -kohrs] /nɒnˈri kɔrs, -koʊrs, ˌnɒn rɪˈkɔrs, -ˈkoʊrs/ noun, Finance. 1. a loan for which the borrower cannot be held responsible for any amount in excess of the security for the loan, even if the value of such security falls below the level it had or that had been anticipated for it at […]
[rek-tuh-fahy-uh-buh l] /ˈrɛk təˌfaɪ ə bəl/ adjective 1. able to be . 2. Mathematics. of or relating to a curve or arc that has finite length.
[non-ri-kur-uh nt, -kuhr] /ˌnɒn rɪˈkɜr ənt, -ˈkʌr/ adjective 1. not .