weapons-grade


weapons-grade
adj.
Weapons-grade is used with these nouns: ↑plutonium, ↑uranium

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  • weapons-grade — [wep′ənz grād΄] adj. designating or of uranium, plutonium, or other fissionable nuclear material of a quality suitable for use in nuclear weapons …   English World dictionary

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  • weapons-grade — adjective 1. of a quality adequate for use in weapons (especially in weapons of mass destruction) weapons grade plutonium weapons grade anthrax • Similar to: ↑superior 2. extremely strong or concentrated or durable industrial strength detergent… …   Useful english dictionary

  • weapons-grade — ADJ: ADJ n Weapons grade substances such as uranium or plutonium are of a quality which makes them suitable for use in the manufacture of nuclear weapons. ...equipment which can produce weapons grade uranium …   English dictionary

  • weapons-grade — adjective of a purity suitable for the manufacture of weapons …   Wiktionary

  • weapons-grade — adjective denoting fissile material which is suitable for making nuclear weapons …   English new terms dictionary

  • weapons-grade — /ˈwɛpənz greɪd/ (say wepuhnz grayd) adjective (of nuclear material) of a quality suitable for use in weapons …   Australian English dictionary

  • Weapons Grade Life — Infobox Television episode Title =Weapons Grade Life Series =Xavier: Renegade Angel Caption =Opening title for Xavier: Renegade Angel Season =1 Episode =3 Airdate =November 18, 2007 [http://imdb.com/title/tt1132124/ IMDB page] Retrieved January… …   Wikipedia


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