Complete Definition of "casus belli"

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Etymology
From Latin casus âcaseâ + belli genitive of bellum âwarâ.

Pronunciation
IPA|/ËkeɪsÉs ËbÉlaɪ/

Noun
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  1. An act seen as justifying or causing a war.

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