Definitions

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  • n. A softening or mollifying.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A softening or mollifying.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A soft ening or mollifying; mollification.

Etymologies

French ramollir to make soft, to soften; prefix re- re- + amollir to soften; a (Latin ad) + mollir to soften, Latin mollire, from mollis soft. (Wiktionary)

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