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- n. Any time or event at which responsibility will be assigned.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the day or time when one must pay one's debts, fulfill one's obligations, or be punished for one's transgressions.
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- n. an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
- n. (New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives
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Following South Africa’s safe passage through the depths of the J curve and its emergence as a right-side-of-the-curve state, thousands of South African citizens faced a day of reckoning before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in Cape Town.