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weaponizeverb [T]

(UK usually weaponise) uk   /ˈwep.ən.aɪz/  us   /ˈwep.ən.aɪz/
to turn bacteria, poisonous chemicals, etc. into weapons that could kill or injure many people
to make it possible to use something to attack a person or group: They claimed that the security agency had weaponized the internet. He hoped to weaponize the issue of healthcare as part of his election campaign.
(Definition of weaponize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “weaponize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 将(细菌、有毒化学品等)变为武器…
in Chinese (Traditional) 將(細菌、有毒化學品等)變為武器…
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