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Defenses: The number of times that a boxer defended the title in this tenure.

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Google previewDifferential Games (2012)

A Mathematical Theory with Applications to Warfare and Pursuit, Control and Optimization by Rufus Isaacs

which successfully penetrate the defenses is a quantity which the attacker seeks to maximize and the defender to ...

Google previewComplete Chess Player (1992)

by Fred Reinfeld

The common defect of both these defenses is that Black gets a cramped game. To meet this difficulty, the King's Indian Defense was evolved. Here Black's King Bishop is fianchettoed, giving this piece an ...

Google previewScattered (2000)

How Attention Deficit Disorder Originates and What You Can Do About It by Gabor Mate

The problem with unconscious psychological defenses is that they cannot be shed at will. They were induced without our conscious will in the first place, indeed before we had any will at all. Once in place, a defense mechanism such as tuning ...

Google previewPediatric Endocrinology E-Book (2014)

by Mark A. Sperling

The “free radical theory” holds that an imbalance between ROS generation and antioxidant defenses is a major factor in the determination of lipid peroxidation and protein misfolding, with resultant DNA and cellular damage.266 Excessive ...

Google preview101 More Interventions in Family Therapy (2014)

by Thorana S Nelson, Terry S Trepper

THEORETICAL FOUNDATION The construction and deconstruction of the wall of defenses is an inter~ vention that incorporates experiential therapy, art therapy, narrative therapy, and cognitive restructuring. Clients are given an opportunity to ...

Google previewHiding from Humanity (2009)

Disgust, Shame, and the Law by Martha C. Nussbaum

such defenses is that the facts are usually very difficult to establish. There may be many witnesses to a physical assault or to a history of domestic battery. The homosexual advances that such defendants allege typically occur without ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (2000)

by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

DEFENSES. ABSTRACT This article describes 37 different types of actors that may cause information system failure 1Threatst. 94 different mechanisms by which information systems are caused to fail 1Attackst. and 140 different mechanisms ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict (2008)

Defenses. in. International. Tribunals. Cultural. Defenses. in. International. Tribunals. In the international political arena cultural defenses have occasionally been raised ...

Google previewThe Iraq War Encyclopedia (2013)

by Thomas R. Mockaitis

and British forces moved into Iraq on March 20, 2003, Iraqi air defenses had already been seriously degraded. The allies took Iraqi air defenses seriously during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. The main targets of the early air ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Middle East Wars: The United States in the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, and Iraq Conflicts [5 volumes] (2010)

The United States in the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, and Iraq Conflicts by Spencer C. Tucker

and British forces moved into Iraq on March 20, 2003, Iraqi air defenses had already been seriously degraded. The allies took Iraqi air defenses seriously during Operation iraqi freedoM. The main targets of the early air strikes ...

Google previewGaskell's Compendium of Forms, Educational, Social, Legal and Commercial, Embracing a Complete Self-teaching Course in Penmanship and Bookkeeping, and Aid to English Composition ; Together with the Laws and By-laws of Social Etiquette, and Business Law and Commercial Forms, .. Forming a Complete Encyclopedia of Reference (1882)

by George Arthur Gaskell

DEFENSES THAT DEFEAT PAYMENT. BANKING. BANKING. BANKING. &Q__ INTEREST AND DISCOUNT. \ loan. SIMPLE INTEREST. 4—3 , 279 Checks. ~A Check is an order by a depositoreon a Bank or Banker for the payment of money ...

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The truth is easiest to disprove - its defenses are down. (Steve Aylett)
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Scrabble value of D2E1F4E1N1S1E1S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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