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 for Conciliating
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Conciliate \Con*cil"i*ate\ (?; 106), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Conciliated; p. pr & vb. n. Conciliating.] [L.
     conciliatus, p. p. of conciliare to draw or bring together,
     unite, from concilium council. See Council.]
     To win ower; to gain from a state of hostility; to gain the
     good will or favor of; to make friendly; to mollify; to
     propitiate; to appease.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The rapacity of his father's administration had excited
           such universal discontent, that it was found expedient
           to conciliate the nation.                --Hallam.
  
     Syn: To reconcile; propitiate; appease; pacify.
          [1913 Webster]

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