Example sentences for: defence

How can you use “defence” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Our data suggests that gamma-tocopherol could play a significant role in modulating intracellular antioxidant defence mechanisms.

  • A recent study of cooperative territorial defence in lions, Panthera leo , described the correct ranking structure for a Prisoner's Dilemma [ 34 35 ] . However, cooperators did not retaliate against defectors.

  • Bombs are called systems , poisons are agents . Then there is the marvelously uninformative Strategic Defence Initiative . To help maintain the required standards of blandness and inefficiency, the words situation and located must be used (they would say utilized ) as often as possible.

  • Bitter detection warns of foods containing poisons—many of the poisonous compounds produced by plants for defence are bitter.

  • Thursday, the Telegraph carried a front-page report by its resident conservative conspiracy theorist, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, that former White House Director of Special Projects and Special Needs Robyn Dickey had been "transferred abruptly to a job at the Defence Department after she was named as a long-standing lover of President Clinton in Paula Jones's sexual harassment lawsuit."

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