nuclear deterrence

Nuclear deterrence


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the military doctrine that an enemy will be deterred from using nuclear weapons as long as he can be destroyed as a consequence (context:act)


– Sample : “nuclear deterrence”

  • when two nations both resort to nuclear deterrence the consequence could be mutual destruction
nuclear deterrence

nucleated

Nucleated


– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. having a nucleus or occurring in the nucleus (context:pert)


– Sample : “nucleated”

  • nucleated cells
nucleated

nudism

Nudism


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. going without clothes as a social practice (context:act)

nudism

number one wood

Number one wood


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a golf club (a wood) with a near vertical face that is used for hitting long shots from the tee (context:artifact)

number one wood

nux vomica

Nux vomica


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. a medicine made from the seeds of an Asiatic tree; contains strychnine and brucine; formerly used as a stimulant (context:artifact)

nux vomica

nylghau

Nylghau


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. large Indian antelope; male is blue-grey with white markings; female is brownish with no horns (context:animal)

nylghau