Defense

Defense (AmE) or defence (BrE, CanE and AuE) (see American and British English spelling differences for -ce/-se) may refer to:

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Other articles related to "defenses, defense":

Shareholder Rights Plan - Overview
... As discussed below, targets have various takeover defenses available, and several types of defense have been called "poison pills" because they harm not only the bidder, but the target (or its shareholders) as ... Currently, the most common type of takeover defense is a shareholder rights plan ... a shareholder rights plan can be a defense ...
Innovative Defense
... Innovative defenses (the invention of which is sometimes called creative lawyering) are relatively new and untried defenses for having committed a criminal act ... Such defenses include the abuse defense Battered woman defence premenstrual stress syndrome the biological defense (the "Twinkie Defense") "Black rage" urban survival syndrome ... Parodies of innovative defenses are sometimes seen in entertainment, for example the Chewbacca Defense ...
Open-source Intelligence - OSINT Communities - Military
... The former Under-Secretary of Defense for Intelligence, Dr ... Stephen Cambone encouraged in part by the Defense Science Board reports on Strategic Communication and Transition to and From Hostilities, created the ... The current Under-Secretary of Defense for Intelligence is assigned executive agency for this program to the Defense Intelligence Agency ...
Jewish Institute For National Security Affairs - Foreign Policy Positions
... National ballistic missile defense systems ... Increased defense cooperation with Israel ... defense relationships with Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and other Persian Gulf nations ...
Invasion Of Canada (1775) - Background - Defensive Preparations
... He set about raising local militias to aid in the defense of Montreal and Quebec City, which met with only limited success ... Lake Champlain, and recruited about one hundred Mohawk to assist in its defense ... He himself oversaw the defense of Montreal, leading only 150 regulars, since he relied on Fort St ...

Famous quotes containing the word defense:

    ... most Southerners of my parents’ era were raised to feel that it wasn’t respectable to be rich. We felt that all patriotic Southerners had lost everything in defense of the South, and sufficient time hadn’t elapsed for respectable rebuilding of financial security in a war- impoverished region.
    Sarah Patton Boyle, U.S. civil rights activist and author. The Desegregated Heart, part 1, ch. 1 (1962)

    The sick man is taken away by the institution that takes charge not of the individual, but of his illness, an isolated object transformed or eliminated by technicians devoted to the defense of health the way others are attached to the defense of law and order or tidiness.
    Michel de Certeau (1925–1986)

    Of all my Russian books, The Defense contains and diffuses the greatest “warmth”Mwhich may seem odd seeing how supremely abstract chess is supposed to be.
    Vladimir Nabokov (1899–1977)