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  1. postwaradjective

    belonging to the period after a war

    "postwar resettlement"; "postwar inflation"


  1. postwaradjective

    of or pertaining to the period after a war


  1. postwar

    Postwar refers to the period of time following the end of a war or conflict. This period is often associated with repair, reconstruction, and recovery, as well as significant changes in political, social and economic aspects of society. It could also involve reconciliation and dealing with the aftermath of war-related damage and trauma. The specific actions and events during a postwar period may vary widely depending on the nature of the war and the regions involved.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of postwar in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of postwar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of postwar in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Kingston:

    In many different ways Abe is pushing the envelope against postwar norms and values.

  2. Jonathan Petropoulos:

    It is the most important cache of art from the Nazi era to be found in private hands since the immediate postwar period.

  3. Thomas Doherty:

    Yes, the Queen's coronation was the epochal moment that made the Brits realize that television was the essential furniture of modern life... and the glue for postwar British culture.

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