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act of terrorism

Definitions

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

  • n. the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear

Etymologies

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Examples

  • None of the Lackawanna Six was ever accused of planning an act of terrorism nor had they ever joined al-Qaeda.

    The Longest War

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