anti-counterfeiting

adjective

an·​ti-coun·​ter·​feit·​ing
ˌan-tē-ˈkau̇n-tər-ˌfi-tiŋ,
ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-counterfeiting (audio)
: opposed to or used to prevent counterfeiting
anti-counterfeiting measures
anti-counterfeiting technology

Word History

First Known Use

1906, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anti-counterfeiting was in 1906

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Cite this Entry

“Anti-counterfeiting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-counterfeiting. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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