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Main Entry: 1com·pro·mise
Pronunciation: primarystresskäm-prschwa-secondarystressmimacrz
Function: noun
1 : a settlement of a dispute by each party giving up some demands
2 : a giving up to something that is wrong or degrading : SURRENDER <a compromise of one's principles>
3 : the thing agreed upon as a result of a compromise

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