noun (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring; `his teams are always good on defense`
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• (n. & v. t.) See Defense. • (n.) The defendant`s answer or plea; an opposing or denial of the truth or validity of the plaintiff`s or prosecutor`s case; the method of proceeding adopted by the defendant to protect himself against the plaintiff`s action. • (n.) That which defends or ...
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[Citizen Military Forces] The Defence (Citizen Military Forces) Act (1943) was federal Australian law passed on 26 January 1943 which extended the area in which the Militia were obliged to serve from Australia and its territories to the South-Western Pacific Zone (SWPZ), a triangle bounded b...
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[hockey] This is a category of articles related to albums by Kings of Leon. ...
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The act of protecting one's goal area when the opponent has the ball.
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HMS Defence was a British Tiger Class cruiser of 8000 tons displacement started during the Second World War and launched in 1944. She carried a peace time complement of 796 and a wartime complement of 1000. Four Admiralty 3-drum type boilers provided a top speed of 31.5 knots. Armaments consisted of...
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A forcible resistance of an attack by force.
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deFENCE is an interactive conceptual art project for freedom of cohabitation, designed in such a way as to include each beholder personally. In tradition of Marcel Duchamp, the two main roles of this exhibit are the work itself, and the person watching it. Only here, the subjective role of the beho...
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[Ethiopia] United States Geological Survey, US Department of the Interior. 1946 ...
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[ship] The Defence was an American Revolutionary War privateer that was part of the Penobscot Expedition. It was commissioned in New Haven, CT in 1776 as a Brig. The ship burned to the waterline and sank. The location of the wreck was discovered in 1972 by the Maine Maritime Academy and the ...
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1) Armour 2) British soccer team concern 3) Defence mechanism 4) Defence reaction 5) Defense 6) Defense mechanism 7) Defense reaction 8) Fortification 9) Guard 10) Process 11) Protection 12) Protection from harm 1...
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