Thesaurus / preventive war
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Preventive war was recommended by General Bernhardi and other illustrious patriots.

Others, again, went so far as to describe our action merely as the starting point of a preventive war against Russia.

Until the end of the crisis, the idea of a preventive war continually recurred to my mind.

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