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  • After restoring some degree of peace and prosperity in his principality, Galen had to contend with a formidable insurrection on the part of the citizens of Munster; but at length this was crushed, and the bellicose bishop, who maintained a strong army, became an important personage in Europe.
  • Did they choose bellicose rhetoric out of fear of choosing the wrong side?
  • He had a bellicose attitude toward trying to break the deadlock on the Western Front.
  • How do you reconcile what local people are saying with the increasingly bellicose noises out of America?
  • It was one of several bellicose statements by one of its coalition partners.

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