cobelligerent

noun
co·​bel·​lig·​er·​ent | \ ˌkō-bə-ˈlij-rənt How to pronounce cobelligerent (audio) , -ˈli-jə- \

Definition of cobelligerent

: a country fighting with another power against a common enemy

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cobelligerent adjective

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1813, in the meaning defined above

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“Cobelligerent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cobelligerent. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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