Weapon of Mass Destruction

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A man-made or -modified artifice designed to kill or maim large numbers of humans and/or cause major damage to man-made or natural structures, or to the planet itself
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Because of the relative lack of actual NBC warfare cases throughout history, there is more supposition than actual experience available by which to analyze and predict how future state and non-state players might employ these unconventional weapons.
Agents, quantity, delivery systems, motives, and targets are all different from military uses of NBC warfare.