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cobelligerent

[koh-buh-lij-er-uh nt] /ˌkoʊ bəˈlɪdʒ ər ənt/
noun
1.
a state or individual that cooperates with, but is not bound by a formal alliance to another in waging war.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; co- + belligerent
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cobelligerent

/ˌkəʊbɪˈlɪdʒərənt/
noun
1.
a country fighting in a war on the side of another country
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