1. [syn: covenant, compact, concordat]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Concordat \Con*cor"dat\, n. [F. concordat, L. concordato, prop.
p. p. of concordare. See Concord.]
1. A compact, covenant, or agreement concerning anything.
2. An agreement made between the pope and a sovereign or
government for the regulation of ecclesiastical matters
with which both are concerned; as, the concordat between
Pope Pius VII and Bonaparte in 1801. --Hook.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a signed written agreement between two or more parties
(nations) to perform some action [syn: covenant,