biological defense


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biological defense

The methods, plans, and procedures involved in establishing and executing defensive measures against attacks using biological agents.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Noun1.biological defense - procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using biological agentsbiological defense - 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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Translations
défense biologique
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