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the condition or status of a military force or other organization when operating under a state of war or as if a state of war existed.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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And it didn't take me long to put us on a
The country was not on a
, and yet the enemy was at war with us.
Suddenly our nation was at war, and the switch to a
here was immediate.
With the nation maintaining an extended
, quality-of-life programs can alleviate some stress experienced by our people.
It is particularly weighty in a time of war and demands that this committee also operate on a
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