counterguerrilla

noun coun·ter·guer·ril·la \ˌkau̇n-tər-gə-ˈri-lə, -gi-, -gyi-, -ge-\
variants: or less commonly

counterguerilla

\ˌkau̇n-tər-gə-ˈri-lə, -gi-, -gyi-, -ge-\

Definition of counterguerrilla

  1. :  a guerrilla who is trained to thwart enemy guerrilla operations

1901

First Known Use of counterguerrilla

1901


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