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Defencelessness

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Noun

1. defencelessness, defenselessness, unprotectedness

the property of being helpless in the face of attack

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Defencelessness

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noun
1. 
resistance against danger, attack, or harm; protection
2. 
a person or thing that provides such resistance
3. 
a plea, essay, speech, etc, in support of something; vindication; justification
4. 
a. 
a country's military measures or resources
b. 
(as modifier)
defence spending
5. law
a defendant's denial of the truth of the allegations or charge against him or her
6. law
the defendant and his or her legal advisers collectively
Compare prosecution
7.  the defence
8. American football (usually preceded by the)
a. 
the team that does not have possession of the ball
b. 
the members of a team that play in such circumstances
9. psychoanalysis defence mechanism
10. (plural)
fortifications

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Defencelessness

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noun
British
defense

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