occurring during a period of peace between two wars, especially between World War I and World War II.

1935–40; inter- + war1 Unabridged
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interwar (ˌɪntəˈwɔː)
of or happening in the period between World War I and World War II

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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.
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