Counter-espionage

counterespionage

[koun-ter-es-pee-uh-nahzh, -nij]
noun
the detection and frustration of enemy espionage.

Origin:
1895–1900; counter- + espionage

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counterespionage (ˌkaʊntərˈɛspɪəˌnɑːʒ)
 
n
activities designed to detect and counteract enemy espionage

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