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Bal'kan War'

1. Also called First Balkan War. a war (1912–13) in which Bulgaria, Serbia, and Greece opposed Turkey.
2. Also called Second Balkan War. a war (1913) in which Greece, Rumania, and Serbia opposed Bulgaria for the redivision of territory taken from Turkey in the First Balkan War.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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