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civil war

noun [C]  /ˈsɪv·əl ˈwɔr/
a war fought between groups of people living in the same country
Translations of “civil war”
in Korean 내전…
in Arabic حَرْب أهْلِيّة…
in Portuguese guerra civil…
in Catalan guerra civil…
in Japanese 内乱, 内戦…
in Italian guerra civile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 內戰…
in Russian гражданская война…
in Turkish iç savaş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 内战…
in Polish wojna domowa…
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