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disarm

[dis′ärm]
(ordnance)
To remove the detonating device or fuse of a bomb, mine, or other piece of explosive ordnance, or otherwise render it incapable of exploding in its usual manner.
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Critique: Exceptionally well written, organized and presented for the benefit of clergy, academia, and non-specialist general readers with an interest in the subject, "Romans Disarmed: Resisting Empire, Demanding Justice" is an extraordinary and unreservedly recommended study of Paul's Letters to the Romans for all members of the Christian community.
Former jihadi commanders, controlling parts of the province, should be disarmed, he demanded.
It is to be recalled that the two Ministers of Defence signed on Friday in Addis Ababa the security arrangements matrix which included the withdrawal of forces of the two countries out of the disarmed area.
The community has been disarmed many times and successfully, they said, but left vulnerable to the repeated attacks by the heavily armed roaming neighbouring youth of Murle community.
Customers disarmed Levers and held him on the floor while others raised the alarm, Devon and Cornwall Police said.
Brave customers disarmed the man, Devon and Cornwall Police said, and held him on the floor while others raised the alarm.
They forced the raider to the ground and disarmed him before alerting police.
He leapt out of bed, grappled with Saunders and disarmed him, Leicester Crown Court heard.
However, only one in seven Lebanese (15%) say they believe Hezbollah's fighters should simply be disarmed. Nearly half (47%) say that while they agree with the proviso to disarm Hezbollah's fighters, they would then like to see them integrated into Lebanon's national army.
The 30 year-old, who has not been named, was disarmed after being downed by a plastic bullet fired by a police marksman in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.
Japan is participating in the project to disarm about 10,000 former Afghan soldiers but so far 6,200 of them have been disarmed.
By 10.35am he had disarmed a man of a knife and handcuffed him.