weapon of mass destruction

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weapon of mass destruction

[′wep·ən əv ′mas di′strək·shən]
(ordnance)
Nuclear, bacteriological, or other weapon capable of causing widespread death or destruction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Finally, be certain that the campus community understands their role in your effort to defend against weapons of mass disruption.
Yes, and under that tree I can see the outline of a permanent hard standing barbecue site; we're talking weapons of mass disruption here!" When you finally get the keys, you poke around your supposedly deserted new home and you often find the previous owners have still left their 'footprint' on the place.
In short - the West's new fully automated weapons of mass destruction will be met by enemy weapons of mass disruption.

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