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countermeasure

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkaʊntəˌmeʒər/ US   /-ṱɚˌmeʒə˞/
an action that is designed to reduce the effect of something harmful: There are several countermeasures that can be taken to reduce the likelihood of credit card fraud.
Translations of “countermeasure”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對策, 反措施,應對措施…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对策, 反措施,应对措施…
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