counterstrike


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counterstrike

(ˈkaʊntəˌstraɪk)
n
(Military) a retaliatory strike
vb (tr)
(Military) to retaliate against (an enemy or opponent)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.counterstrike - make a counterattack
attack, assail - launch an attack or assault on; begin hostilities or start warfare with; "Hitler attacked Poland on September 1, 1939 and started World War II"; "Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns all week"
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The missile defence systems dent the credibility of the counterstrike capability of a deterring state.
Why would I strike America and invite a retaliatory counterstrike that would put an end to my regime?
Online games dominated Yahoo searches more than ever before, from a renewed interest in Counterstrike to the worldwide fame of Arena of Valor.
Governments may start developing autonomous counterstrike systems that, even if they fall short of Dr Strangelove's Doomsday Machine, will usher in a world vulnerable to myriad unintended consequences.
That danger has receded - the world's most urgent nuclear risks are presented by countries whose arsenals could not cripple the United States' ability to mount a counterstrike - while the president's channels of communication have grown faster and more sophisticated.
For example, if a firm gets its attorney's blessing on a cyber counterstrike policy, then "two years later something happens but the regulatory landscape has changed, that advisor or that affected firm is exposed" to liability, he said.
Duterte would be part of petitions for the writs of amparo (protection) and habeas data she will file in the high court as a counterstrike to the VACC case against her.
The company has distributed and/or published leading games for example Fifa OnLine, GuLong OnLine, Grand Theft Auto, Counterstrike OnLine and Granado Espada.
The number of PC/MMO players are estimated at 250,000, with games like DOTA, Counterstrike, League of Legends and World of Tanks being the popular games.
THE TOPIC: The Doolittle Raid marked America's decisive counterstrike against the Japanese following Pearl Harbor.
KARACHI -- In a counterstrike against Pakistan People's Party's (PPP) latest assault on former military ruler Gen (Retd) Pervez Musharraf, his party All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) Sunday night said the majority party of the province was itself doing enough to destabilize the Sindh government,.
to execute the counterstrike, citing one inside source that claimed Amazon Web