defense force

noun
an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack
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he joined the defense against invasion

Syn: ↑defense, ↑defence, ↑defence force
Derivationally related forms: ↑defend (for: ↑defence)
Hypernyms: ↑organization, ↑organisation
Hyponyms: ↑bastion

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