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British English: /ˈsɛt(ə)lm(ə)nt/
American English: /ˈsɛdlmənt/

Translation of settlement in French:


  • 2 (resolving) settlement of industrial disputes
    règlement des conflits sociaux
  • 6 (dwellings) to form a settlement
    créer un village
  • 7 (creation of new community) settlement in the occupied territories
    implantation dans les territoires occupés

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