strike force

  1. a military force armed and trained for attack.

  2. a group or team, as of law-enforcement agents, who are assigned to one special problem: the FBI's strike force against organized crime.

Origin of strike force

First recorded in 1960–65

Words Nearby strike force Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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