counter-intelligence

also counter intelligence, counterintelligence
N-UNCOUNT: oft N n
Counter-intelligence consists of actions that a country takes in order to find out whether another country is spying on it and to prevent it from doing so.

...the FBI's department of counter-intelligence.

...a counter-intelligence officer.


English dictionary. 2008.

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