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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Belonging to a period before a war especially the American Civil War.

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  • Gorgeous tree-lined avenues add to the charm of the antebellum architecture.
  • Further, by the definition asserted in this article, one could equally call the antebellum south “multicultural.”
  • "antebellum," was Captain Sam Freeman, who was the
  • University alumni fared well in the antebellum world. for more
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