Cold War

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containment
the policy or process of preventing the expansion of a hostile power or ideology
Cold War
a war fought with ideas, words, money, and sometimes force between the United States and the Soviet Union
stalemate
a situation in which neither side is able to gain much ground or achieve victory
demilitarized zone
a region where no military forces or weapons are allowed
espionage
spying to gather government secrets
censure
to formally disapprove of some action
satellite
an object that circles a larger object such as a moon
suburb
a residential area outside a large city

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