Definition of Korean War

1. Noun. A war between North and South Korea; South Korea was aided by the United States and other members of the United Nations; 1950-1953.

Generic synonyms: War, Warfare
Terms within: Inchon, Yalu River
Geographical relationships: Dae-han-min-gook, Han-gook, Korea, Korean Peninsula



Definition of Korean War

1. Proper noun. A war fought in the Korean Peninsula from 1950-1953. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Korean War

Korat
Korbut
Korchnoi
Korda
Kordofan
Kordofanian
Kore
Korea
Korea Bay
Korea Strait
Korean
Korean English
Korean Peninsula
Korean Sign Language
Korean Strait
Korean War (current term)
Korean haemorrhagic fever
Korean lespedeza
Korean wave
Korean waves
Koreanness
Koreans
Koreas
Koreish
Koreshian
Korey
Korf's Algorithm
Korff's fibres

Literary usage of Korean War

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Guide to Primary Western-Language Sources for Asian Studies in the Stanford by Ramon Hawley Myers (1986)
"... Korean War: MILITARY OPERATIONS Korean conflict: A collection of historical manuscripts on the Korean campaign held by the US Army Center of Military ..."

2. The History of the Unified Command Plan 1946-1993 by Ronald H. Cole (1996)
"22 Command in the Far East during the Korean War The outbreak of the Korean War and subsequent developments in the Far East put US unified command there to ..."

3. Assault from the Sea: The Amphibious Landing at Inchon by Curtis A. Utz (1994)
"Further, the Department of Defense 50th Anniversary of the Korean War Commemoration ... For more information about the official US Korean War Commemoration, ..."

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