biological defence


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Noun1.biological defence - procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using biological agentsbiological defence - procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using biological agents
defense, defensive measure, defence - (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies; "they died in the defense of Stalingrad"; "they were developed for the defense program"
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défense biologique
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They will not be used for chemical and biological defence testing.
Army scientists in Utah have been developing a powdered form of anthrax for use in testing biological defence systems, military officials
Pearson, who until 1995 headed the Chemical and Biological Defence Establishment in the U.
The sell-off, being overseen by Defence Secretary Geoff Hoon, will include the Agency's main weapons laboratories, but not the chemical and biological defence unit at Porton Down.