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defence

noun (EXPLANATION) 辩解 UK ( US defense)     /dɪˈfents/
[S or U] (an) argument or explanation which you use to prove that you are not guilty of something 辩护,辩解;辩词 The judge remarked that ignorance was not a valid defence. 法官说无知不能成为有效的辩护理由。 All I can say, in defence of my actions, is that I had little choice. 我只能以别无选择来为自己的行为辩解。 Court cases, orders and decisions
the things said in court to prove that a person did not commit a crime (法庭)辩护;脱罪 She said that she didn't want a lawyer and was going to conduct her own defence. 她说她不需要律师,她要自己辩护。 Court cases, orders and decisions
the defence legal
the person or people in a law case who have been accused of doing something illegal, and their lawyer(s) 辩方;辩方律师 a witness for the defence 辩方证人 a defence lawyer 辩方律师 Lawyers and legal officialsPeople appearing in court
(Definition of defence noun (EXPLANATION) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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