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n.1.Resistance; opposition; a stand against.
Making counterstand to Robert Guiscard.
- Longfellow.
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Counterstand against the threats of the IS primarily needs the research of their motives and reasons.
purchasing from the USA because of the counterstand of representatives of the pro-Armenian members of US Congress.
The Turn-O-Matic system includes a ticket dispenser, a take-a-number sign, a counterstand, a digital indicator, a transformer wire and a pushbutton.