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counterinsurgency

noun [U] uk   /ˌkaʊn.tər.ɪnˈsɜː.dʒən.si/ us    /-t̬ɚ.ɪnˈsɝː-/
military action taken by a government to prevent attacks by small groups of soldiers or fighters that are opposed to it
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in Chinese (Traditional) (政府的)反暴動,反叛亂…
in Chinese (Simplified) (政府的)反暴动,反叛乱…
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