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1. A band of warriors engaged in fighting or raiding an enemy. Used especially of Native Americans.
2. A political party that advocates or supports a war, especially a controversial one.
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1. a group of American Indians prepared for war.
2. any political party or group that advocates war.
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|Noun||1.||war party - a band of warriors who raid or fight an enemy (used especially of Native Americans)|
party, company - a band of people associated temporarily in some activity; "they organized a party to search for food"; "the company of cooks walked into the kitchen"
|2.||war party - a political party that supports a war|
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