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warfare

noun

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2 an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another
  • companies engaged in constant warfare for dominance in the market for smart phones and tablets

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The first known use of warfare was in the 15th century

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“Warfare.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/warfare. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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