Definition of peacetime in English:


Syllabification: peace·time
Pronunciation: /ˈpēsˌtīm


  • A period when a country is not at war.
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    • Costs involved in each option will be assessed for both peacetime and wartime.
    • We should have the skills to create such systems and control them in peacetime and wartime.
    • It should be organized and carried out continuously both in peacetime and wartime.

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