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defencelessadjective

UK (US defenseless) uk   /dɪˈfens.ləs/  us   /dɪˈfens.ləs/
defencelessness
noun [U] (US defenselessness) uk   /dɪˈfens.ləs.nəs/  us   /dɪˈfens.ləs.nəs/
(Definition of defenceless from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “defenceless”
in Chinese (Simplified) 没有防卫能力的,不能自卫的…
in Turkish savunmasız, korumasız…
in Russian беззащитный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沒有防衛能力的,不能自衛的…
in Polish bezbronny…
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