weapon of mass destruction

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Synonyms for weapon of mass destruction

a weapon that kills or injures civilian as well as military personnel (nuclear and chemical and biological weapons)

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Sharma displayed exceptional leadership qualities and worked in several capacities including Major General, RVC, Meerut; Brigadier, Eastern Commandant, Kolkata and Commandant, Central Military Veterinary Laboratory, Meerut; Commandant of Equine Breeding Stud, Hisar; Instructor, Faculty of NBC Protection, College of Military Engineering, Pune.
The vehicles under this order will be equipped with an NBC protection system and a purpose-built stretcher-loading system.
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It had to come through the very tough and thorough testing procedures which have established Norway as one of the world's most respected authorities on NBC protection.
A spokesman for Imtech ( a division of Dutch group Van Rietschoten & Houwens ( said: "The HVAC Systems will include air filtration units, air treatment units, ventilation modules, exhaust fans, duct system and air terminals but also a chilled water plant and a NBC protection system.