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 insanity defense, also known as the mental disorder defense, is an affirmative defense by excuse in a criminal case, arguing that the defendant is...
- Self-defense (self-defence in some varieties of English) is a countermeasure that involves defending the health and well-being of oneself from harm. The...
- In a jury trial, a Chewbacca defense is a legal strategy in which a criminal defense lawyer tries to confuse the jury rather than re****e the case of the...
- ‹ The template Infobox book is being considered for merging. › The Luzhin Defense is the third novel written by Vladimir Nabokov during his emigration to...
- An affirmative defense to a civil lawsuit or criminal charge is a fact or set of facts other than those alleged by the plaintiff or prosecutor which,...
- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF; Hebrew: צְבָא הַהֲגָנָה לְיִשְׂרָאֵל Tsva ha-Hagana le-Yisra'el, lit. "The Army of Defense for Israel"; Arabic: جيش الدفاع...
- La Défense (French: [la de.fɑ̃s]) is a major business district located three kilometres west of the city limits of Paris. It is part of the Paris metropolitan...
- and criminal prosecutions under the common law, a defendant may raise a defense (or defence) in an attempt to avoid criminal or civil liability. Besides...
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