Focus of Mass Destruction

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Focus of Mass Destruction

 

an area subjected to the effect of weapons of mass destruction. The extent of a focus of mass destruction depends on the type of weapons and the mode of their employment, the power of the ammunition used, the terrain, and meteorological conditions.

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