electronic counter-countermeasures

noun
electronic warfare undertaken to insure effective friendly use of the electromagnetic spectrum in spite of the enemy's use of electronic warfare
Syn: ↑ECCM
Hypernyms: ↑electronic warfare, ↑EW

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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