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humint

[hyoo-mint or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mɪnt or, often, ˈyu-/
noun
1.
the gathering of political or military intelligence through secret agents.
Compare comint, elint, sigint.
Origin of humint
1975-1980
1975-80; hum(an) int(elligence)
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humint

/ˈhjuːmɪnt/
noun
1.
human intelligence: military intelligence gained from human sources with knowledge of the target area
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