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We found 36 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word defence:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. defence: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. defence: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. defence: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. defence, the defence: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. defence: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. defence: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Defence, defence: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. defence, the defence: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. defence: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. defence: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. defence: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Defence, defence, the defence: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. defence: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Defence (military), Defence: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Defence: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. defence: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. defence: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Defence: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. Defence: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  20. defence: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  21. defence: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  22. defence: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. defence: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. defence: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. defence: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  26. defence: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. DEFENCE: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. DEFENCE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. Defence, The Defence: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defence: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defence: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defence: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. defence: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Defence (Lines of), Defence: Dictionary of Military Architecture [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (defence)

noun:  protection from harm
noun:  military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies
noun:  a defendant's answer or plea denying the truth of the charges against him
noun:  the justification for some act or belief
noun:  an organization of defenders that provides resistance against attack
noun:  the defendant and his legal advisors collectively
noun:  (sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring
noun:  a structure used for defense
noun:  the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions
noun:  (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

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