Pax Britannica

[ bri-tan-i-kuh ]
/ brɪˈtæn ɪ kə /

noun

a peace imposed by Great Britain upon hostile nations, especially in the 19th century.

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Origin of Pax Britannica

1895–1900; <Latin: British peace

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