Definition of Defense. Meaning of Defense. Synonyms of Defense

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Definition of Defense

Defense
Defense De*fense", v. t. To furnish with defenses; to fortify. [Obs.] [Written also defence.] Better manned and more strongly defensed. --Hales.

Meaning of Defense from wikipedia

- Defense or defence may refer to: Defense (military), forces primarily intended for warfare Civil defense, the organizing of civilians to deal with enemy...
- The United States Department of Defense (DoD, USDOD or DOD) is an executive branch department of the federal government charged with coordinating and...
- The Defense is the third novel written by Vladimir Nabokov after he had emigrated to Berlin. It was published in 1930. The novel appeared first under...
- United States, state defense forces are military units that operate under the sole authority of a state government. State defense forces are authorized...
- minister of defence is a cabinet official position in charge of a ministry of defense, which regulates the armed forces in sovereign states. The role of a defence...
- The United States secretary of defense (SecDef) is the head of the United States Department of Defense, the executive department of the U.S. Armed Forces...
- Defense of the Ancients (DotA) is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) mod for the video game Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) and its expansion...
- The Israel Defense Forces (abbreviation: IDF; Hebrew: צְבָא הַהֲגָנָה לְיִשְׂרָאֵל‎ Tsva ha-Hagana le-Yisra'el; lit. The Army of Defense for Israel),...
- In American football, a nickel defense (also known as a 4–2–5 or 3–3–5) is any defensive alignment that uses five defensive backs, of whom the fifth is...
- Self-Defense Force, the ****an Maritime Self-Defense Force, and the ****an Air Self-Defense Force. They are controlled by the Ministry of Defense, with...