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homeland security

precautions taken by the government of a specified country against terrorist attacks

Homeland Security

the United States Department of Homeland Security, the body responsible for dealing with terrorist threats on American soil
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  • homeland security will make America not only stronger, but, in many ways, better.

  • We're jamming up the system because we hate the homeland security, and because we love our city.

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  • The Department of homeland security are the ones doing that.

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  • What this all meant was that the Department of homeland security had set itself up to fail badly.

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  • "You're being detained by the Department of homeland security," the woman snapped.

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