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asymmetric warfare

noun
1.
warfare in which opposing groups or nations have unequal military resources, and the weaker opponent uses unconventional weapons and tactics, as terrorism, to exploit the vulnerabilities of the enemy.
Also, asymmetrical warfare.
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