prewar

adjective
pre·war | \ ˌprē-ˈwȯr \
variants: or pre-war

Definition of prewar 

: occurring or existing before a war and especially before World War II prewar conditions the prewar era/period/years the country's prewar population prewar levels of industrial production an apartment in a prewar building

First Known Use of prewar

1868, in the meaning defined above

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