quote: war (wôr)n.1.a. A state of open, armed, often prolonged conflict carried on between nations, states, or parties.b. The period of such conflict.c. The techniques and procedures of war; military science.2.a. A condition of active antagonism or contention: a war of words; a price war.b. A concerted effort or campaign to combat or put an end to something considered injurious: the war against acid rain.intr.v. warred, war·ring, wars1. To wage or carry on warfare.2. To be in a state of hostility or rivalry; contend.
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