Definition of weapon of mass destruction in English:
A nuclear, biological, or chemical weapon able to cause widespread devastation and loss of life.
- Like a nuclear bomb, a chemical or biological weapon is a weapon of mass destruction.
- An atomic bomb is a weapon of mass destruction which uses nuclear fission to produce vast amounts of energy.
- Terrorist use of a weapon of mass destruction is a frightening prospect.
Definition of weapon of mass destruction in:
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