weapons of mass destruction

weapons of mass destruction UK US noun [plural]
weapons that can cause great damage to very large areas, including nuclear weapons, chemical weapons, and biological weapons. They are often simply referred to as WMD .
Thesaurus: nuclear weaponshyponym chemical and biological weaponshyponym

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