enemy

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line of defense consisting of a barrier of felled or live trees with branches (sharpened or with barbed wire entwined) toward the enemy abatis , abattis
traitor operating for enemy agent provocateur , collaborator , mole , plant , quisling , sleeper
warning signal that begins an period of preparation for an enemy air attack air alert
time period during which military and civilian agencies are prepared for an enemy air attack air alert
use of military aircraft to provide protection against attack by enemy aircraft during ground or naval operations air cover
defensive measures designed to destroy attacking enemy aircraft or missiles or to nullify their effectiveness air defense
alliance of nations joining together to fight a common enemy allies
amphibious operation conducted for the purpose of deceiving the enemy and leading him into a course of action unfavorable to him amphibious demonstration
firing at enemy aircraft antiaircraft fire
enemy to maintain peace, granting concessions to potential appeasement
specially hardened steel plate used to protect fortifications or vehicles from enemy fire armor plate , armor plating , armour plate , plate armor , plate armour
high-speed military or naval airplane designed to destroy enemy aircraft in the air attack aircraft , fighter , fighter aircraft
military submarine designed and armed to attack enemy shipping attack submarine
(military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons) attack , onrush , onset , onslaught
elongated tethered balloon or blimp with cables or net suspended from it to deter enemy planes that are flying low barrage balloon
barrier (usually thrown up hastily so as to impede the advance of an enemy) barricade
bridgehead on the enemy's shoreline seized by an amphibious operation beachhead
enemy position beachhead , bridgehead , salient
enemy who lays siege to your position besieger
give over to an enemy betray
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