HyperDic: civil_war

English > 1 sense of the expression civil war:
NOUNactcivil wara war between factions in the same country
English > civil war: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA war between factions in the same country.
InstancesAmerican Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the Statescivil war in the United States between the North and the South
English Civil Warcivil war in England between the Parliamentarians and the Royalists under Charles I
Spanish Civil Warcivil war in Spain in which Franco succeeded in overthrowing the republican government
Broaderwar, warfareThe waging of armed conflict against an enemy / enemy
Spanishguerra civil
Catalanguerra civil

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