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war

  1. the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
  2. an active struggle between competing entities
  3. a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious

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War is an organized and often prolonged conflict that is carried out by states or non-state actors. It is generally characterised by extreme violence, social disruption and economic destruction. War should be understood as an actual, intentional and widespread armed conflict between political communities, and therefore is defined as a form of (col...
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• (v. i.) To make war; to invade or attack a state or nation with force of arms; to carry on hostilities; to be in a state by violence. • (a.) Ware; aware. • (v. t.) To carry on, as a contest; to wage. • (n.) Forces; army. • (n.) a state of opposition or contest; an act of opposition; an inimical contest, act, or action; en...
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(from the article `Renn, Ludwig`) German novelist, best known for Krieg (1928; War), a novel based on his World War I battle experiences, the narrator and principal character of which ...
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1. A contest between nations or states, carried on by force, whether for defence, for revenging insults and redressing wrongs, for the extension of commerce, for the acquisition of territory, for obtaining and establishing the superiority and dominion of one over the other, or for any other purpose; armed conflict of sovereign powers; declared and ...
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warfare noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; `thousands of people were killed in the war`
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[Bob Marley song] `War` is a song recorded and made popular by Bob Marley. It first appeared on Bob Marley and the Wailers` 1976 Island Records album, Rastaman Vibration, Marley`s only top 10 album in the USA. (In UK it reached position 15 May 15, 1976.) The lyrics are almost literally derived from a speech made by Ethiopian Emperor Haile S...
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[card game] War is a card game typically involving two players. It uses a standard French playing card deck. Due to its simplicity, it is played most often by children. ==Gameplay== The deck is divided evenly among the two players, giving each a down stack. In unison, each player reveals the top card of their deck – this is a `battle` –...
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[computer game] Photo by Angela Grider. A bald eagle at the Jacksonville Zoo. ...
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[Da Ali G Show] Hasedera Temple, Famous for its 9.18 meter tall wooden statue (largest wooden sculpture in Japan) in the temple`s main building. ...
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[file format] In software engineering, a WAR file (or Web application ARchive) is a JAR file used to distribute a collection of JavaServer Pages, Java Servlets, Java classes, XML files, tag libraries, static web pages (HTML and related files) and other resources that together constitute a web application. ==Content and structure== A WAR fil...
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[wrestling promotion] Wrestle and Romance, and later Wrestle Association R, was a professional wrestling promotion founded and run by Genichiro Tenryu as the successor to Super World of Sports, and which lasted from 1992 to 2000. The promotion had very few regular contracted workers, instead most of the workers were either freelance or empl...
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War

War adjective Ware; aware. [ Obsolete] Chaucer.
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War intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Warred ; present participle & verbal noun Warring .] 1. To make war; to invade or attack a state or nation with force of arms; to carry on hostilities; to be in a state by violenc...
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War noun [ Middle English & Anglo-Saxon werre ; akin to Old High German werra scandal, quarrel, sedition, werran to confound, mix, Dutch warren , German wirren , ver wirren , to embroil, confound, disturb, and perhaps to English worse ; confer Old Frenc...
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War transitive verb 1. To make war upon; to fight. [ R.] « To war the Scot, and borders to defend.» Daniel. 2. To carry on, as a contest; to wage. [ R.] « That thou . . . mightest war a good warfare.» Tim. i. 18.
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A contention by force; or the art of paralysing the forces of an enemy. It is either public or private. It is not intended here to speak of the latter. Public war is either civil or national. Civil war is that which is waged between two parties, citizens or members of the same state or nation. National war is a contest between two or more indep...
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Act of force, usually on behalf of the state, intended to compel a declared enemy to obey the will of the other. The aim is to render the opponent incapable of further resistance by destroying its...
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Act of force, usually on behalf of the state, intended to compel a declared enemy to obey the will of the other. The aim is to render the opponent incapable of further resistance by destroying its capability and will to bear arms in pursuit of its own aims. War can therefore be seen as a continuation of politics carried on with violent and destruct...
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in the popular sense, a conflict among political groups involving hostilities of considerable duration and magnitude. In the usage of social science ... [49 related articles]
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In weaving, the threads that run lengthwise in a fabric, crossed at right angles by the weft. Also, the process of arranging yarn or thread on a loom so as to form a warp.
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war

the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
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war A period of hostile relations between countries, states, or factions that leads to fighting between armed forces; especially, in land, air, or sea battles. Quotations Wars are never caused by the little men, just fought by them. —Anonymous The biggest farce of man`s history has...
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war, armed conflict between states or nations (international war) or between factions within a state (civil war), prosecuted by force and having the purpose of compelling the defeated side to do the will of the victor. Among the causes of war are ideological, political, racial, economic, and religio...
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