Meaning of “countermeasure” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “countermeasure” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"countermeasure" in Business English

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countermeasurenoun [ C ]

uk /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.

(Definition of “countermeasure” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)