Definisi 'defense'

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noun
1 (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies Terjemahkan
Example:
they died in the defense of Stalingrad
they were developed for the defense program
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2 protection from harm Terjemahkan
Example:
sanitation is the best defense against disease
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3 (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring Terjemahkan
Example:
his teams are always good on defense
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4 the justification for some act or belief Terjemahkan
Example:
he offered a persuasive defense of the theory
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5 (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

6 the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947 Terjemahkan
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7 the defendant and his legal advisors collectively Terjemahkan
Example:
the defense called for a mistrial
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8 the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions Terjemahkan
Example:
his refutation of the charges was short and persuasive
in defense he said the other man started it
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9 an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack Terjemahkan
Example:
he joined the defense against invasion
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10 a structure used to defend against attack Terjemahkan
Example:
the artillery battered down the defenses
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11 a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him Terjemahkan
Example:
he gave evidence for the defense
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12 the act of defending someone or something against attack or injury Terjemahkan
Example:
a good boxer needs a good defense
defense against hurricanes is an urgent problem
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13 The act of defending, or the state of being defended; protection, as from violence or danger. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
14 To furnish with defenses; to fortify. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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