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strike forcenoun [C]

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a ​group of ​people, ​especiallysoldiers or ​policeofficers, who are ​organized and ​trained to take ​strong, ​suddenaction to ​stop something ​harmful or ​unpleasant from ​continuing: We need a ​multinationalstrikeforce to ​combatdrugtrafficking.
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