- occurring between tribes: intertribal warfare.
Origin of intertribal
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These are often mentioned as engaged in intertribal conflicts.A History of Sanskrit Literature
Arthur A. MacDonell
The annals contain nothing save a record of intertribal warfare, which the high-king was rarely powerful enough to stay.
Often, too, side by side with the red brothers of his adoption, he fought in the intertribal wars.Pioneers of the Old Southwest
Constance Lindsay Skinner
Kavirondo warfare was mainly defensive and intertribal, this last a form of vendetta.
There have been no waves of aggression, and intertribal feuds are not very serious affairs.Man, Past and Present
Agustus Henry Keane
- conducted between or involving two or more tribes
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