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Spanish translation of “defence”

defence

noun
the act or action of defending against attack
defensa
the defence of Rome He spoke in defence/defense of the plans.
the method or equipment used to guard or protect
defensa
The walls will act as a defence/defense against flooding.
a person’s answer to an accusation especially in a law court
defensa
What is your defence/defense?
defenceless adjective ( defenseless) helpless or without protection
indefenso
a defenceless/defenseless old lady.
the defence noun ( the defense) (legal) the case on behalf of a person who is accused in a law court
la defensa
the counsel for the defence’defense.
(Definition of defence from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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