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terrorist group

Definitions

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

  • n. a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals

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Examples

  • The same charge of providing their own services to a terrorist group would also be the undoing of a group of Yemeni-Americans living in upstate New York who traveled to Afghanistan on something of a jihad vacation in 2001.

    The Longest War

  • One way of measuring the pain that the drone program had inflicted on al-Qaeda was the number of audio-and videotapes that the terrorist group had released through its propaganda arm, Al Sahab.

    The Longest War

  • So, even building the simple gun-type nuclear device of the kind that was dropped on Hiroshima would be extraordinarily difficult for a terrorist group because of the problem of accumulating sufficient quantities of HEU.

    The Longest War

  • This was many years before the name of bin Laden’s terrorist group became public and was a term that was then unknown even to many of the foot soldiers in his training camps.

    The Longest War

  • And so, between 2006 and 2008, AQI shrank from an insurgent organization that controlled territory larger than the size of New England to a rump terrorist group that would still remain a spoiler of Iraq’s fragile peace, but it was never likely to regain its iron grip on much of Sunni Iraq.

    The Longest War

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