Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at YAHOO.COM
Sun Dec 9 17:59:15 UTC 2007

I won't make that mistake again. "Bellicism" = "eagerness or readiness for war; militarism; anti-pacifism." Not in OED.

  Lots of exx. back to 1931 at least. Like "bellicist," has proliferated over the last twenty or thirty years.


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