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bioweapon

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bioweapon any weapon usable in biological warfare "they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon"
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Usage


In news:

Remote detection of bioweapons will soon be useful in the event of an attack.
Syria has " substantial " bioweapons.
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In science:

If a bioweapon has been used in that region, then in early stages we do not expect all observational units to be affected, we do not know which ones might be affected, and we do not want to wait until some observational unit begins to display wildly elevated rates.
Higher criticism for detecting sparse heterogeneous mixtures
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