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noun (plural: belligerents)
  1. country or other group which starts or carries on a war
The U.N. sent a treaty proposal to the belligerents.
adjective 
  1. Of or pertaining to war.
  2. Engaged in war, warring.
  3. Eager to go to war, warlike.
  4. aggressive, Aggressively hostile, eager to fight.
  5. act
    1. Verb, Acting violently towards others.
Etymology: From Latin present participle belligerens (waging war), from bellum (war), + gerere (to wage, to carry on).


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