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English definition of “wartime”

wartime

noun [U]     /ˈwɔː.taɪm/ US  /ˈwɔːr-/
a period of time during which a war is being fought: In wartime, food is often scarce. The film is set in wartime England. → Opposite peacetimeWar
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