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an increase to counteract a perceived discrepancy
"higher wages caused an escalation of prices"; "there was a gradual escalation of hostilities"
an increase or rise, especially one to counteract a perceived discrepancy
a deliberate or premeditated increase in the violence or geographic scope of a conflict
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
A deliberate or unpremeditated increase in scope or violence of a conflict.
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