anti-bugging

adjective
an·​ti-bug·​ging | \ ˌan-tē-ˈbə-giŋ How to pronounce anti-bugging (audio) , ˌan-ˌtī- \

Definition of anti-bugging

: preventing or counteracting the use of hidden bugging devices Before voting starts, Vatican officials will sweep the rooms that house the cardinals with anti-bugging scanners to detect any hidden microphones.— Naomi O'Leary

First Known Use of anti-bugging

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-bugging.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-bugging. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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