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oil security

noun

a plan to shield a country from the economic damage caused by sudden, sharp rises in oil prices caused by wars, terrorism, accidents, natural disasters, or political decisions, esp. by arranging to get oil from multiple countries

Examples

The Arctic National Wildlife Rescue will be crucial to U.S. oil security.

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