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Definitions of war:
  • noun:   a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious
    Example: "The war on poverty"
  • noun:   the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
    Example: "Thousands of people were killed in the war"
  • noun:   an active struggle between competing entities
    Example: "A price war"
  • noun:   a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
    Example: "War was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring"
  • verb:   make or wage war
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #66611)

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