counterinsurgency

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counterinsurgency /ˌkaʊntɚrɪnˈsɚʤənsi/ noun
plural counterinsurgencies
counterinsurgency
/ˌkaʊntɚrɪnˈsɚʤənsi/
noun
plural counterinsurgencies
Learner's definition of COUNTERINSURGENCY
formal
: action by a group, army, etc., against people who are fighting to take control of a government
[count]
[noncount]
often used before another noun

— counterinsurgent

noun, plural counterinsurgents [count]
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