Intended to prevent or counteract terrorism; counterterror: antiterrorist measures.
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opposed to or acting against terrorism; counterterrorist
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Defensive measures used to reduce the vulnerability of individuals and property to terrorist acts, to include limited response and containment by local military forces. Also called AT. See also antiterrorism awareness; counterterrorism; proactive measures; terrorism.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
the techniques, policies, and training of special police who deal with terrorists, especially those who take hostages. — antiterrorist, adj.See also: Politics
the techniques, policies, and training of special police who deal with terrorists, especially those who take hostages. — antiterrorist, adj.See also: War
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