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Definition of Toleration


  1. The act of tolerating; the allowance of that which is not wholly approved.
  2. Specifically, the allowance of religious opinions and modes of worship in a state when contrary to, or different from, those of the established church or belief.
  3. Hence, freedom from bigotry and severity in judgment of the opinions or belief of others, especially in respect to religious matters.
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Toleration Translations

toleration in German is Duldung
toleration in Italian is sopportazione
toleration in Spanish is consentimiento