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reconcile
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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Definition
to bring into agreement
The exact meaning of reconcile can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "We reconciled our differences and are on friendly terms now." — settled or found a way to accept
  • "They did break up, but they reconciled since then." — made up
  • "I need to reconcile my goals with my abilities." — make compatible
  • "I need to reconcile my checkbook." — get the checkbook numbers and the bank statement to agree
  • He has tried so hard, poor boy, to reconcile Gershom's ideas with his own bringing up.
    p. 176.5
reconcile = make compatible
There are no more uses of "reconcile" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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