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post·war

 (pōst′wôr′)
adj.
Belonging to the period after a war: postwar resettlement; a postwar house.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.postwar - belonging to the period after a war; "postwar resettlement"; "postwar inflation"
prewar - existing or belonging to a time before a war; "prewar levels of industrial production"
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Translations
بَعْد الحَرْب
poválečný
efterkrigs-
háború utáni
eftirstríîs-
pokario
pēckara-
povojnový
savaş sonrasına ait

postwar

[ˈpəʊstˈwɔːʳ] adjdel dopoguerra
the postwar period → il periodo postbellico or del dopoguerra
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

postwar

(pəustˈwoː) adjective
of, or belonging to, the time after a war. postwar depression.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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