bacteriological warfare


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bacteriological warfare

[bak¦tir·ē·ə¦läj·ə·kəl ′wȯr‚fer]
(ordnance)
Warfare conducted with pathogenic microorganisms as offensive weapons; a type of biological warfare.
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But perhaps the most contentious issue raised was the use of bacteriological warfare by the allies.
The archive head Liu Fenglou said the papers reveal ''invasion of northeastern China and sinful, cruel bacteriological warfare by Japanese imperialism.
Spender also examines public opinion, psychological warfare and the charges that America engaged in bacteriological warfare.