guerrilla warfare

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guerril′la war′fare


n.
the use of surprise raids, sabotage, etc., by small, mobile groups of irregular forces operating in enemy territory.
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guerrilla warfare

Military and paramilitary operations conducted in enemy-held or hostile territory by irregular, predominantly indigenous forces. Also called GW. See also unconventional warfare.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
Translations

guerrilla warfare

nguerriglia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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It is also composed of small buildings and narrow streets that favor ISIL-style guerrila warfare.
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The commander added that the forces were familiar with three English, Arabic and French languages and have accomplished various courses in combat and guerrila warfare.