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A state of quiet or tranquillity; freedom from disturbance or agitation; calm; repose; specifically:

Exemption from, or cessation of, war with public enemies.

Public quiet, order, and contentment in obedience to law.

Exemption from, or subjection of, agitating passions; tranquillity of mind or conscience.

Reconciliation; agreement after variance; harmony; concord. The eternal love and pees.

Peace is sometimes used as an exclamation in commanding silence, quiet, or order. Peace! foolish woman. at peace, in a state of peace. Breach of the peace. See Breach. Justice of the peace. See Justice. Peace of god.

A voluntary offering to god in token of devout homage and of a sense of friendly communion with him. A gift or service offered as satisfaction to an offended person. Peace officer, a civil officer whose duty it is to preserve the public peace, to prevent riots, etc, as a sheriff or constable. To hold one's peace, to be silent; to refrain from speaking. To make one's peace with, to reconcile one with, to plead one's cause with, or to become reconciled with, another. I will make your peace with him. .

Origin: OE. Pees, pais, OF. Pais, paiz, pes, F. Paix, L. Pax, pacis, akin to pacere, paciscere, pacisci, to make an agreement, and prob. Also pangere to fasten. Cf. Appease, Fair, Fay, Fang, Pacify, Pact, Pay to requite.

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... ants will set up quarters ... even among belongings in human dwellings" so that fits! Right now I think I just need to leave them in peace and study! I hope they do well, though now I feel I won't be too upset if they don't survive, as they are an introduced species here in Australia. ...

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... with cardstock to look at the paperwork. It’s also wise to get concerns happy to inquire towards the end of the interview. Pertaining to further peace of mind, produce a new backup involving Monster’s convenient appointment take-along listing. 4.Always be by the due date Certainly not turn up ...

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... you alot and cost you labs and then tell you "There's nothing wrong with you clinically ... maybe you just need to just accept it and find peace with yourself" Come on !!! it never goes standstill ... it always gets worse !!!!!!! I'm 34 and I'm trying to conceive ... But deep inside ...

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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... less intelligent than Caucasian men. But that shall never be a factor for racism, discrimination, hate or superiority. All men shall live in peace and harmony and should obviously be treated equally but let’s be objective when it concerns to these clear facts. Take care João

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Digestive System Evolution

Then I will ignore you from now on. Peace. Sorry for calling you stupid. I feel the holy spirit telling me to stop. The bible actually sais not to do that. I forgive you for attempting to intimidate me, insulting me, and diminishing my intelligence. ...

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