- happening or existing after a war: the early post-war years
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post•war /ˈpoʊstˈwɔr/USA pronunciation adj. [before a noun]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- of or relating to a period following a war:the postwar generation.
post•war (pōst′wôr′),USA pronunciation adj.
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a period following a war:postwar problems; postwar removal of rationing.
- post- + war1 1905–10
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