Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Intended to prevent or counteract terrorism: counterterror measures; counterterror weapons.
  • n. Action or strategy intended to counteract or suppress terrorism.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Counter-terrorism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. intended to prevent terrorism

Etymologies

counter- +‎ terror (Wiktionary)

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