Definition of bioterrorism in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌbīōˈterərizəm/


Terrorism involving the release of toxic biological agents.
Example sentences
  • As an agent of bioterrorism, the method of exposure to botulism would be through food consumption or inhalation.
  • He has been a frequent speaker and lecturer on the subject of bioterrorism and chemical and biological warfare.
  • The plague's reputation has been further reinforced by discussion of its potential use as an agent of bioterrorism.

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Syllabification: bi·o·ter·ror·ism

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