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DEFDefinition
DEFDefinite
DEFDefrost
DEFDiesel Exhaust Fluid (automotive)
DEFDefinitions (File Name Extension)
DEFDefend(ed)
DEFDeftones (band)
DEFDefense(ive)
DEFDefaults (File Name Extension)
DEFDark Elf (Everquest)
DEFDiamond Empowerment Fund
DEFDanmarks Elektroniske Forskningsbibliotek
DEFData Exchange Format
DEFDelayed Ettringite Formation (concrete)
DEFDesign Exchange Format (Cadence)
DEFDecision Education Foundation
DEFDisarmed Enemy Forces
DEFDefense Enterprise Fund
DEFDrug Education Forum
DEFDeployment Expeditionary Force (US Army)
DEFDetector and Extractor of Fileprints
DEFDirect Equipment Failure
DEFDecayed, Extracted, and Filled Tooth
DEFDose Effect Factor
DEFDigital Enforcement Faction
DEFDistance Enumerator Function
DEFDependents Function
DEFDevelopment & Evaluation Facility
DEFDigital Elimination Force
DEFDefensman/Defensmen (hockey)
DEFDetection Efficiency Function (microscope)
DEFDépartement de l'Emploi Francophone (French: Department of Employment Francophone; various locations)
DEFDiplôme d'Entraineur Fédéral de Football (French: Federal Football Coach Diploma)
DEFDétection Électronique Française (French: French Electronic Detection)
DEFDiplôme d'Etudes Françaises (French: Diploma of French Studies; various universities)
DEFDigital Empowerment Foundation (New Delhi, India)
DEFDiplôme d'Etudes Fondamentales (French: Fundamental Studies Diploma)
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Unfortunately, the negotiation failed, and when he returned to defend his benefactor, he was dead.
They knew the count's energetic and violent temper; it must be, indeed, a dreadful blow which would deprive him of courage to defend himself.
Some may wonder how it can happen that Agathocles, and his like, after infinite treacheries and cruelties, should live for long secure in his country, and defend himself from external enemies, and never be conspired against by his own citizens; seeing that many others, by means of cruelty, have never been able even in peaceful times to hold the state, still less in the doubtful times of war.
I propose to defend no one but myself, and I shall defend myself vigorously, I give you warning.
Idomeneus answered, "There are others to defend the centre--the two Ajaxes and Teucer, who is the finest archer of all the Achaeans, and is good also in a hand-to-hand fight.
Now a panel crashed inward upon the floor, and Mors Kajak sprang to the opening to defend the way until we should have time to release the others.
It is really our giant minds that defend us, sending out legions of imaginary warriors to materialize before the mind's eye of the foe.
But at last the Bitch, protected by the bodyguard of her Whelps, who had now grown up and were able to defend themselves, asserted her exclusive right to the place and would not permit the shepherd to approach.
I hired one to defend me against capture, you to defend me against conviction.
In the meantime Telegonus, while travelling in search of his father, lands on Ithaca and ravages the island: Odysseus comes out to defend his country, but is killed by his son unwittingly.
They have supported me many a long evening"--"Yes, to be sure," cries Honour, "I will follow your la'ship through the world; but your la'ship had almost as good be alone: for I should not be able to defend you, if any robbers, or other villains, should meet with you.
my interest, I shall always defend to the best of my ability; that when they made raids on us students, and the police read our letters, I was ready to defend those rights to the utmost, to defend my rights to education and freedom.