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interwar

[in-ter-wawr] /ˌɪn tərˈwɔr/
adjective
1.
occurring during a period of peace between two wars, especially between World War I and World War II.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; inter- + war1
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  • The old interwar national state based on territory and political sovereignty looks to be a mere transitional development.
  • In the interwar years, as today, governments were put under severe pressure to do something to cope with the depression.
  • Throughout the interwar period, the home brewers fought in vain for complete liberty to distill at their pleasure.
British Dictionary definitions for interwar

interwar

/ˌɪntəˈwɔː/
adjective
1.
of or happening in the period between World War I and World War II
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