DoD Word of the Day for August 20

Greater Vocabulary for Greater World Power!

conventional weapon—A weapon which is neither nuclear, biological, nor chemical. —page 122

Joint Publication 1-02, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

(A tip of the cap to Steven Aftergood of the Federation of American Scientists for posting the recently revised Department of Defense official dictionary. Check out the invaluable FAS Project on Government Secrecy.)

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