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war baby

noun
1.
a child born or conceived in wartime.
2.
an illegitimate child born in wartime of a parent in the armed forces.
Origin of war baby
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
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war baby

noun
1.
a child born in wartime, esp the illegitimate child of a soldier
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