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ж.р.; только ед.

defensive capacity / capability / potential; defence ед. и мн.

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defences pl, defence potential/capacity

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Однако глобальные угрозы нового века и принципиальная неприемлемость нанесения ядерного удара в ходе военных операций способствовали формированию нового видения и пониманию того, что представляет собой истинная обороноспособность государства.
However, global threats of the new century and the fundamental unacceptability of delivering a nuclear strike during hostilities have shaped a new vision and understanding of the true defensive capacity of a nation.
© Publishing House «MILITARY PARADE» Ltd. 2011
© ООО Издательский дом «ВОЕННЫЙ ПАРАД» 2011 г.
Авторы книги – специалисты, долгие годы непосредственно связанные с решением вопросов укрепления обороноспособности России в Вооруженных силах, науке, промышленности, в финансово-экономической сфере.
The authors of the book are experts who have been long time directly involved with handling the issues related to strengthening of Russia‘s defensive capacity in the Armed Forces, science, industry, financial and economic spheres.
© Publishing House «MILITARY PARADE» Ltd. 2011
© ООО Издательский дом «ВОЕННЫЙ ПАРАД» 2011 г.

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Feminine noundefensive capacity / capability / potential; defence и

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существительное, неодушевлённое, женский род
Ед. ч.Мн. ч.