deterrence definition

  • noun:
    • The act or a way of deterring.
    • steps taken by a situation or an alliance of says to avoid dangerous action by another condition.
    • The work of deterring, or perhaps the condition to be discouraged
    • Action taken by states or alliances of nations against similarly effective alliances to stop dangerous action
    • the skill of making in one single's opponent the fear to attack
    • That which deters; a deterrent; a hindrance.
    • The work of deterring, or that which deters; a hindrance; a deterrent.
    • a communication which makes you afraid to test one thing
    • the work or procedure of discouraging activities or stopping events by instilling anxiety or doubt or anxiety
    • a bad inspirational influence

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