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Defensive

 

(1) Defensive tactics in war (obsolete).

(2) In Polish (defenzywa), the security department and security police in prerevolutionary bourgeois-landlord Poland.

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Defensively, we held them to a decent amount of points, but at the same time, most of their baskets were layups, so I cant be happy defensively," said Streamwood coach George Rosner.
We like to pride ourselves on being solid defensively and it isn't just about being in control of the football when you have it.
Coming into this game, we knew that we're up against an NU team that might be a little more desperate and we know that NU's system, especially defensively, is really very tough, so we wanted to make sure that we executed offensively,' said Arespacochaga.
Angel Diaz played a strong game defensively for Grafton.
The Manchester City man may be better defensively but we needed an outball.
We continued to pass and probe but defensively we weren't good enough and that was shown with last goal.
So this final will be something of a one-off because normally you have teams that play a bit defensively.
We went 9-3 and finished second defensively in our conference with a 175.
He further found 1 in 6 of those who used guns defensively believed someone would have died if they had not resorted to their firearms.
Larger companies have the finances to act defensively to thwart attacks by blocking sites of offending Internet service providers.
The 49ers have already lost eight games by ten points or more this term and have rarely faced a team as hot or defensively solid as the Bills - they have met only two teams with winning records.