target vulnerability

target vulnerability

[′tär·gət ‚vəln·rə′bil·əd·ē]
(ordnance)
A factor considered in target selection that relates each potential target to a standard scale in terms of the degree to which it is considered vulnerable; each target is given a scale number.
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This is a direct result of the information the public have told us about and the need to ensure we have a true picture of crimes that specifically target vulnerability.