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bioterrorism

noun [U] uk   /ˌbaɪ.əʊˈter.ə.rɪ.zəm/ us    /-oʊˈter.ɚ-/
violent action using living matter, such as bacteria, to harm or kill people for political reasonsTerrorism and political crime
bioterrorist
noun [C] uk   /-ˈter.ə.rɪst/ us    /-ˈter.ɚ.ɪst/
Terrorism and political crime
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