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al-Qae·da
[al-key-duh, ‐kahy-duh]
NOUN
1.
a radical Sunni Muslim organization dedicated to the elimination of a Western presence in Arab countries and militantly opposed to Western foreign policy: founded by Osama bin Laden in 1988.
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Al-Qaeda (/ælˈkaɪdə/ or /ˌælkɑːˈiːdə/; Arabic: القاعدة al-qāʿidah, Arabic: [ælqɑːʕɪdɐ] ..... In April 2002, the group assumed the name Qa'idat al-Jihad ( قاعدة الجهاد qāʿidat al-jihād), which means "the base of Jihad". According to Diaa  ...

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Al-Qaeda definition, a radical Sunni Muslim organization dedicated to the elimination of a Western presence in Arab countries and militantly opposed to Western ...

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The definition of al-Qaeda is a radical Islamic group organized by Osama bin Laden in the 1990s to engage in terrorist activities. A group of militant Muslim ...

spectator.org/57464_real-meaning-al-qaeda

Jan 20, 2014 ... The term al Qaeda means “The Base” in Arabic, but the sense of the term suggests it is — or is to be — the font and guide of all Islamist actions ...

www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/al-qaeda

Al-Qaeda definition: a loosely-knit militant Islamic organization led and funded by Osama bin Laden , by whom... | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and ...

www.theguardian.com/books/2002/aug/24/alqaida.sciencefictionfantasyandhorror

Aug 24, 2002 ... The Arabic word qaida - ordinarily meaning "base" or "foundation" - is also used for "groundwork" and "basis". It is employed in the sense of a ...

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Broad-based militant Islamist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the late 1980s. Al-Qaeda began as a logistical network to support Muslims fighting ...

www.encyclopedia.com/social-sciences-and-law/sociology-and-social-reform/sociology-general-terms-and-concepts/al-qaeda

Al-Qaeda, an Arabic word meaning “base,” is an international Islamic terrorist group led by Osama bin Laden, who founded Al-Qaeda along with Abdullah ...