Definition of Counterterror

1. Adjective. Intended to prevent terrorism. "The government took counterterror measures"




Definition of Counterterror

1. Noun. Counter-terrorism. ¹

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Definition of Counterterror

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Counterterror

countersunk
countersunk hole
countersurge
countersurges
countersurveillance
countersway
countersways
countertactic
countertactics
countertendencies
countertendency
countertenor
countertenors
counterterm
counterterms
counterterror (current term)
counterterrorism
counterterrorist
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counterthemes
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counterthought
counterthoughts
counterthreat
counterthreats

Literary usage of Counterterror

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1. More Than Humanitarianism: A Strategic U.S. Approach Toward Africa : Report by Anthony Lake, Christine Todd Whitman (2006)
"Post-9/11, the US counterterror approach to Africa has been led by the US military: CENTCOM in the Horn; EUCOM in West, Central, and southern Africa; ..."

2. Report of the Congressional Committees Investigating the Iran/Contra Affair by Lee H. Hamilton, Daniel K. Inouye (1995)
"I was after all the person who had the responsibility for coordinating our counterterror- ist policy. I had written for the President's words, ..."

3. Beating International Terrorism: An Action Strategy for Preemption and by Stephen Sloan (1992)
"Furthermore, special operations missions are "designed for counterterror operations," which as noted earlier are essentially reactive in nature in contrast ..."

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