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- The act of propitiating; placation, atonement, similar to expiation but with the added concept of appeasement of anger.
- Coordinate term: expiation
- (theology) The death of Christ as a basis for the forgiveness of sin.
Primarily used with respect to a god or spirits.
the act of propitiating; placation, atonement, expiation