Definition of bioweapon in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbʌɪəʊˌwɛpən/


A harmful biological agent used as a weapon of war.
Example sentences
  • 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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