Definition of “weapons of mass destruction” - English Dictionary

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“weapons of mass destruction” in British English

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weapons of mass destructionnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌwep.ənz əv ˌmæs dɪˈstrʌk.ʃən/ us /ˌwep.ənz əv ˌmæs dɪˈstrʌk.ʃən/ abbreviation WMD

weapons, like nuclear bombs, that cause a lot of damage and kill many people

(Definition of “weapons of mass destruction” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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