antidefense

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

anti- +‎ defense

AdjectiveEdit

antidefense (not comparable)

  1. (military) Countering a defense system.
    • 1986, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists (volume 42, number 10, December 1986, page 52)
      The Soviet Union has already indicated that it may respond to deployment of a ballistic-missile defense system by deploying antidefense weapons, such as space mines to trail defense satellites.