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See also défense

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Patrono:Etystub

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  • (RP) IPA: /dɛˈfɛns/
  • (US) IPA: /diˈfɛns/
  • (sports): (US, often) IPA: /ˈdi fɛns/

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Defense

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Defenses

Defense (plural Defenses)
  1. The action of defending or protecting from attack, danger, or injury.
  2. Anything employed to oppose attack(s).
    1. (team sports) A strategy and tactics employed to prevent the other team from scoring; contrasted with offense.
    2. (team sports) The portion of a team dedicated to preventing the other team from scoring; contrasted with offense.
  3. An argument in support or justification of something.
  4. Government policy or structure related to the military.
    Ministry of Defense

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ar:defense et:defense fr:defense io:defense kn:defense ku:defense hu:defense pl:defense ru:defense simple:defense fi:defense ta:defense vi:defense zh:defense

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