radiological defense


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radiological defense

Defensive measures taken against the radiation hazards resulting from the employment of nuclear and radiological weapons.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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However, as part of the "peace dividend" at the end of the Cold War, the national radiological defense program was discontinued in the mid 1990s.

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