Pronunciation: (än-tänt'; Fr. än-tänt'), [key]
—pl. -tentesPronunciation: (-tänts'; Fr. -tänt'). [key]
1. an arrangement or understanding between two or more nations agreeing to follow a particular policy with regard to affairs of international concern.
2. an alliance of parties to such an understanding.
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