comint

comint

[kom-int]
noun
the gathering of political or military intelligence by interception of wire or radio communications.
Compare elint, humint, sigint.


Origin:
1965–70; com(munications) int(elligence)

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comint

noun
technical and intelligence information derived from foreign communications by other than the intended recipients [syn: communications intelligence
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