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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)
DEFDocumento di Economia e Finanza (Italian: Economic and Financial Document)
DEFDiplôme d'Etudes Fondamentales (French: Fundamental Studies Diploma)
DEFDétection Électronique Française (French: French Electronic Detection)
DEFDiplôme d'Etudes Françaises (French: Diploma of French Studies; various universities)
DEFDark Elf (Everquest)
DEFDiamond Empowerment Fund
DEFDiccionario de Especialidades Farmaceuticas (Spanish: Dictionary of Specialty Pharmaceuticals; software)
DEFDigital Empowerment Foundation (New Delhi, India)
DEFDefault
DEFData Element Framework
DEFDiscovery Eye Foundation (nonprofit for eye disease research; California)
DEFDevelopmental Evaluation Framework
DEFDanmarks Elektroniske Forskningsbibliotek
DEFData Exchange Format
DEFDelayed Ettringite Formation (concrete)
DEFDesign Exchange Format (Cadence)
DEFDiplôme d'Entraineur Fédéral de Football (French: Federal Football Coach Diploma)
DEFDecision Education Foundation
DEFDisarmed Enemy Forces
DEFDevelopment Education Forum
DEFDefense Enterprise Fund
DEFDépartement de l'Emploi Francophone (French: Department of Employment Francophone; various locations)
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 Elimination Force
DEFDevelopment & Evaluation Facility
DEFDistance Enumerator Function
DEFDigital Enforcement Faction
DEFDependents Function
DEFDetection Efficiency Function (microscope)
DEFDefensman/Defensmen (hockey)
References in classic literature ?
As to the female who had so bravely defended her husband, she was elevated by the tribe to a rank far above her sex, and beside other honorable distinctions, was thenceforward permitted to take a part in the war dances of the braves!
Not only was the Russian army on the twenty-sixth defended by weak, unfinished entrenchments, but the disadvantage of that position was increased by the fact that the Russian commanders- not having fully realized what had happened, namely the loss of our position on the left flank and the shifting of the whole field of the forthcoming battle from right to left- maintained their extended position from the village of Novoe to Utitsa, and consequently had to move their forces from right to left during the battle.
"I propose to defend no one but myself, and I shall defend myself vigorously, I give you warning."
To this arms make answer that without them laws cannot be maintained, for by arms states are defended, kingdoms preserved, cities protected, roads made safe, seas cleared of pirates; and, in short, if it were not for them, states, kingdoms, monarchies, cities, ways by sea and land would be exposed to the violence and confusion which war brings with it, so long as it lasts and is free to make use of its privileges and powers.
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.
Hence that general is skillful in attack whose opponent does not know what to defend; and he is skillful in defense whose opponent does not know what to attack.
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.
There you may defend the tower against all Kadabra.
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 16, 2019-Fortegra Partners Acquires Majority Share in Defend Insurance to Strengthen Presence in Europe
Summary: Southampton [UK], June 23 (ANI): Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal stated that team's plan to defend low score was to ball dot deliveries and build pressure on batsmen against Afghanistan on Saturday.
I have no personal reason to defend Deputy President William Ruto as a politician but I have every reason to defend his right to visit Kiambu and any part of Kenya anytime and without hindrance.
Summary: Another failed attempt to defend a 300+ total by Pakistan and the series loss, he tweeted