anti-terrorism

adjective an·ti-ter·ror·ism \ ˌan-tē-ˈter-ər-ˌi-zəm , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or less commonly antiterrorism

Definition of anti-terrorism

: acting against, opposing, or combating terrorism
  • developed a new anti-terrorism strategy
  • antiterrorism sanctions

anti-terrorism

or less commonly antiterrorism noun
    • a stronger approach to anti-terrorism

First Known Use of anti-terrorism

1931


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