Definitions

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  • adj. Tending to defend; defensive.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to defend; defensive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tending to defend; defensive.

Etymologies

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Latin defensorius.

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