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defense
dɪ'fɛns
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of defending someone or something against attack or injury.
  2. Protection from harm.
  3. Military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies.
  4. A defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him.
  5. A structure used to defend against attack.
  6. The justification for some act or belief.
  7. The speech act of answering an attack on your assertions.
  8. An organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack.
  9. The defendant and his legal advisors collectively.
  10. The team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring.
  11. An unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires.
  12. The federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947.
Hyphenationde•fense
Part of Speech(名) noun
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防卫fángwèito defend; defensive; defense
防卫物fángwèi wùbuckler
防务fángwù(pertaining to) defense
防御fángyùdefense; to defend
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