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defence englannista suomeksi

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  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

defence englanniksi

  1. The action of defending, of protecting from attack, danger or injury.

  2. (circa) (w), ''(w)'', Act II, Scene 4,

  3. In cases of defence ’tis best to weigh
    The enemy more mighty than he seems:
  4. Something used to oppose attacks.

  5. 1609, (w), (w) 12,

  6. And nothing ’gainst Time’s scythe can make defence
    Save breed, to brave him when he takes thee hence.
  7. An argument in support or justification of something.

  8. 1609, (w), (w) 89,

  9. Speak of my lameness, and I straight will halt,
    Against thy reasons making no defence.
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  11. A strategy and tactics employed to prevent the other team from scoring; ''contrasted with'' offence.

  12. The portion of a team dedicated to preventing the other team from scoring; ''contrasted with'' offence.

  13. Government policy or (infra)structure related to the military.

  14. (ux)

  15. Prohibition; a prohibitory ordinance.

  16. 1673, (w), “An Essay upon the Advancement of Trade in Ireland” in ''Miscellanea'', London: Edward Gellibrand, 1680, p. 116,

  17. (..) severe defences may be made against weaving any Linnen under a certain breadth, such as may be of better use to the poorest People (..)
  18. To furnish with defences; to fortify.

  19. 1656, (w), ''Dixi Custodiam''

  20. Better manned and more strongly defenced.