postbellum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin post (after) + bellum (war)

AdjectiveEdit

postbellum (not comparable)

  1. Of the period following a war.
  2. In the United States, of the period following the Civil War, especially used in reference to the South.

AntonymsEdit

Last modified on 31 July 2011, at 17:43