対抗する:たいこうする:  to counter (used with two roughly equal things that oppose each other) (i.e. a counter-reaction, counter-demonstration, compete in the marketplace, counter-culture, antagonist, counter-balance)

抵抗:ていこう: to resist (used about one person taking on the whole fuckin' system, mannn!) (draft resister, resisting arrest, (but also, to encounter resistance, resist temptation, and the electric concept of 'resistance' are also included in the meaning)

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