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war

noun

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1 a state of armed violent struggle between states, nations, or groups
  • the war was the result of ethnic tensions that had been building in the region for decades

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3 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another
  • only the latest round in the never-ending class war

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war

verb

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The first known use of war was in the 12th century

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war (against)

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“War.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/war. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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