Mediation vs Reconciliation - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between mediation and reconciliation

is that mediation is negotiation to resolve differences conducted by some impartial party while reconciliation is the reestablishment of friendly relations; conciliation or rapprochement.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

mediation

English

Noun

(wikipedia mediation) (en noun)
  • negotiation to resolve differences conducted by some impartial party.
  • the act of intervening for the purpose of bringing about a settlement.
  • Derived terms

    * cybermediation * hypermediation * mediational

    See also

    * arbitration

    reconciliation

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The reestablishment of friendly relations; conciliation or rapprochement.
  • He longed for reconciliation with his estranged father, but too many painful memories kept him from making contact again.
  • (theology) The end of estrangement between a human and God as a result of the process of atonement; more specifically,
  • :* A Roman Catholic sacrament involving contrition, confession, punishment and absolution; penance.
  • (accounting) Process of matching and comparing figures from accounting records against those presented on a bank statement.
  • Synonyms

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