Definitions for "Weapons of Mass Destruction"
1. A classification that includes all nuclear, biological and chemical weapons/agents, and radiological dispersal devices (US Army Field Manual). 2. Any device, material, or substance used in a manner, in a quantity or type, or under circumstances evidencing an intent to cause death or serious injury to persons or significant damage of property. (Landesman definition).
Weapons used by terrorist that can cause destruction over a large area.
Nuclear, biological, or chemical weapons.
According to the National Defense Authorization Act: Any weapon or device that is intended, or has the capability, to cause death or serious bodily injury to a significant number of people through the release, dissemination, or impact of [Go to source