germ warfare Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "germ warfare" - English Dictionary

See all translations

germ warfarenoun [U]

uk   us   (also biological warfare)
the use of germs (= extremely small organisms) during periods of war to cause disease among enemy soldiers or among crops in enemy countries
Translations of “germ warfare”
in Chinese (Traditional) 細菌戰,生物戰…
in Chinese (Simplified) 细菌战,生物战…
(Definition of germ warfare from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of germ warfare?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “germ warfare” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
truth

the quality of being true

Word of the Day

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With America’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most important

Read More 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Read More