Definition of bioterrorism
: terrorism involving the use of biological weapons
bioterroristplay \-ər-ist, -ə-rist\ adjective or noun
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Nearly one month into America’s bioterrorism scare, the threat seemed to be receding in the nation’s capital as the Supreme Court reopened to employees on Friday.
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