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Other Warfare Definition

[n] the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"
[n] an active struggle between competing entities; "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare"

Synonyms

war

Misc. Definitions

\War"fare`\, n. [War + OE. fare a journey, a passage, course, AS. faru. See {Fare}, n.]
1. Military service; military life; contest carried on by enemies; hostilities; war. The Philistines gathered their armies together for warfare, to fight with Israel. --I Sam. xxviii.
1. This day from battle rest; Faithful hath been your warfare. --Milton.
2. Contest; struggle. The weapons of our warfare are not carnal. --2 Cor. x.
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\War"fare`\, v. i. To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars. --Camden.

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