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Word of the day for November 11
armistice n
  1. A (short) cessation of combat; a ceasefire, a truce.
  2. A formal agreement, especially between nations, to end combat. []

armistice proper n

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Armistice (the armistice agreement signed between the Allies and Germany on 11 November 1918 to end World War I; (by extension) the end of World War I.)
PointingHand.svg Today is the centenary of the armistice signed in 1918 that ended World War I.
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