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 emergencies...
- The United States Department of Defense (DoD, USDOD or DOD) is an executive branch department of the federal government charged with coordinating and...
- 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 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...
- Territorial Defense or Territorial Defense Forces may refer to: Territorial Troops Militia, a Cuban paramilitary militia under the command of the MINFAR...
- Defense News is a website and newspaper about politics, business, and technology of defense. Defense News serves an audience of senior military, government...
- The Israel Defense Forces (IDF; Hebrew: צְבָא הַהֲגָנָה לְיִשְׂרָאֵל Tsva ha-Hagana le-Yisra'el; lit. 'The Army of Defense for Israel'), commonly referred...
- "Twinkie defense" is a derisive label for an improbable legal defense. It is not a recognized legal defense in jurisprudence, but a catch-all term coined...
- Self-defense (self-defence primarily in British English) is a countermeasure that involves defending the health and well-being of oneself from harm. The...
- 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...