Definition of 'post-war'
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Their numbers have increased rapidly in the post-war period. Property and Prophets: The Evolution of Economic Institutions and Ideologies (1995)During the post-war period the art world was in the doldrums. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It really is one of the most persuasive pieces of post-war architecture around. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For most miners, the post-war period was therefore one of growing prosperity. Refugees in the Age of Total War (1988)Britain's role in international politics in the early post-war years could be interpreted in different ways. Refugees in the Age of Total War (1988)As the book progresses from the post-war period to the present, an argument takes shape that songwriters and their audiences are not what they used to be. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
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Used Occasionally. post-war is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'post-war'
British English: post-war ADJECTIVE
Post-war is used to describe things that happened, existed, or were made in the period immediately after a war, especially the Second World War, 1939-45.
In the post-war years her writing regularly appeared in journals.
Definition of post-war from the Collins English Dictionary
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