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prewar

[pree-wawr] /ˈpriˈwɔr/
adjective
1.
before the war:
prewar prices.
Origin of prewar
1905-1910
1905-10; pre- + war1
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prewar

/ˌpriːˈwɔː; ˈpriːˌwɔː/
adjective
1.
of or occurring in the period before a war, esp before World War I or II
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