Definition of bioweapon in English:

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bioweapon

Pronunciation: /ˈbīōˌwepən/

noun

A biological weapon: fears mount about smallpox as a bioweapon
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  • Among the civilians, 30,000 died from firepower, 25,000 were injured and another 30,000 died from the poison gas and bacterial bioweapons.
  • No chemical weapons and no bioweapons in sight - only leaky pipes and empty vaccine bottles.
  • The genetic engineering of infectious agents for use in bioweapons is nothing new.

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Syllabification: bi·o·weap·on

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