Definition of Deterrent. Meaning of Deterrent. Synonyms of Deterrent

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Definition of Deterrent

Deterrent
Deterrent De*ter"rent, a. [L. deterrens, p. pr. of deterrere. See Deter.] Serving to deter. ``The deterrent principle.' --E. Davis.
Deterrent
Deterrent De*ter"rent, n. That which deters or prevents.

Meaning of Deterrent from wikipedia

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- Ground Based Strategic Deterrent is a US land-based intercontinental ballistic missile system in the early stages of development, slated to replace all...
- based on the psychological concept of the same name. A credible nuclear deterrent, Bernard Brodie wrote in 1959, must be always at the ready, yet never...
- Trident, also known as the Trident nuclear programme or Trident nuclear deterrent, covers the development, procurement and operation of nuclear weapons...
- The SSBN Deterrent Patrol Insignia is a uniform breast pin worn by officers and enlisted sailors of the United States Navy's submarine service who have...
- The Arab Deterrent Force (ADF; Arabic: قوات الردع العربية) was an international peacekeeping force created by the Arab League in the extraordinary Riyadh...
- replacement is necessary if the Royal Navy is to maintain a continuous at-sea deterrent (CASD), the principle of operation behind the Trident system. Provisionally...
- entering an area, or to encourage them to leave if they do enter. Such deterrents are most commonly used by gardeners, in order to prevent damage to their...
- Bear spray is a specific aerosol bear deterrent, whose active ingredients are capsaicin and related capsaicinoids, that is used to deter aggressive or...
- continuing support of a general Western nuclear deterrent, the party's opposition to a British deterrent remained and became more prominent. This became...
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