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wartimenoun [U]

 us   /ˈwɑrˌtɑɪm/
a ​period of ​armedfighting between two ​countries: During wartime, everyone’s ​lifechanges a lot.
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wartimenoun [U]

uk   /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.
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(Definition of wartime from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wartime”
in Chinese (Simplified) 战时…
in Turkish savaş/harp zamanı/dönemi…
in Russian военное время…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戰時…
in Polish wojna, okres wojny…
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