chemical defence


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Noun1.chemical defence - procedures involved in taking defensive measures against attacks using chemical 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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The important task of providing this critical oversight lies with a little-known agency: the Ottawa-based Biological and Chemical Defence Review Committee (BCDRC).
The Qatar Armed Forces (QAF) Chemical Defence Unit and the US Central Command's Exercises Directorate co-hosted Exercise Leading Edge 2015, a multilateral, inter-agency event to discuss combating the spread of weapons of mass destruction ( WMD).
In "Quiet Vigilance," ACCN takes a look at the vital watchdog role that the Biological and Chemical Defence Review Committee plays to ensure that Canada's military research always remains defensive and never offensive in nature.
"But this is an easy and safe way of buying the plants time until their own chemical defence mechanisms kick in.
They will also be able to watch demonstrations on weapons handling, firefighting and chemical defence.
The first of the events will be held on Saturday and will give visitors the chance to meet serving reservists and take part in physical and mental challenges as well as watch demonstrations on weapons handling, fire fighting and chemical defence.
The UK has therefore agreed to provide training to Iraqi personnel at Dstl's site in Porton Down - a world-leading centre of excellence for chemical defence, the MoD went on.
The UK has therefore agreed to provide training to Iraqi personnel at DSTL's site in Porton Down -- a world-leading centre of excellence for chemical defence.
He is currently the editor of the Chemical & Biological Warfare Review and is a former editor of Jane's Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Defence Yearbook.
Molecules involved in chemical defence of the chicken egg 10.
Chemical defence in cephalaspidean gastropods: origin, anatomical location and ecological roles.
He said: "I wrote yesterday to the solicitors acting for the Maddison family apologising for the fact that Ministry of Supply employees at the Chemical Defence Experimental Establishment at Porton Down, Wiltshire, proceeded with a test involving Ronald Maddison on May 6, 1953, which led to his death.

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