HyperDic: counterintelligence

English > 1 sense of the word counterintelligence:
NOUNactcounterintelligenceintelligence activities concerned with identifying and counteracting the threat to security posed by hostile intelligence organizations or by individuals engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism
counterintelligence > pronunciation
Soundskaw.nerihnteh'lihjhahns; kaw.nterihnteh'lihjhahns
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > counterintelligence: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningintelligence activities concerned with identifying and counteracting the threat to security posed by hostile intelligence organizations or by individuals engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism.
Categoryterrorism, act of terrorism, terrorist actThe calculated use of violence (or the threat / threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature
Narrowercensoring, censorship, security reviewcounterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy
counter-sabotagecounterintelligence designed to detect and counteract sabotage
counterespionagespying on the spies
countersubversionThe aspect of counterintelligence designed to detect and prevent subversive activities
security intelligenceintelligence on the identity and capability and intentions of hostile individuals or organizations that may be engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism
Broaderintelligence, intelligence activity, intelligence operationThe operation of gathering information about an enemy / enemy
Spanishcontrainteligencia
Catalancontraintel·ligència

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