peacetime

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noun peace·time \ˈpēs-ˌtīm\

Definition of peacetime

  1. :  a time when a nation is not at war

Examples of peacetime in a sentence

  1. The size of the army was reduced during peacetime.

Circa 1534

First Known Use of peacetime

circa 1534


PEACETIME Defined for English Language Learners

peacetime

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noun peace·time \ˈpēs-ˌtīm\

Definition of peacetime for English Language Learners

  • : a period of time during which a country is not fighting a war

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