post-war


post-war
adj.
Post-war is used with these nouns: ↑austerity, ↑boom, ↑decade, ↑era, ↑euphoria, ↑generation, ↑occupation, ↑period, ↑reconstruction, ↑recovery, ↑settlement, ↑world, ↑year

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