COMINT

or com·int

[ kom-int ]
/ ˈkɒmˌɪnt /

noun

the gathering of political or military intelligence by interception of wire or radio communications.

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Compare ELINT, HUMINT, SIGINT.

Origin of COMINT

1965–70; com(munications)int(elligence)
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