Meaning of “world war” in the English Dictionary

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"world war" in British English

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world warnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌwɜːld ˈwɔːr/ us /ˌwɝːld ˈwɔːr/

(Definition of “world war” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)