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in statu quo ante bellum

foreign term in sta·tu quo an·te bel·lum \in-ˈstä-ˌtü-kwō-ˌän-te-ˈbe-lu̇m\

Definition of in statu quo ante bellum

    :  in the same state as before the war


Origin and Etymology of in statu quo ante bellum

Latin


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