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hot war

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a state of armed violent struggle between states, nations, or groups
  • fortunately, the cool relationship between the two nations never escalated into a hot war

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The first known use of hot war was in 1947

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“Hot war.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hot%20war. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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