weapons of mass destruction

What is weapons of mass destruction?

weapons of mass destruction meaning in Military terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
Chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear weapons capable of a high order of destruction or causing mass casualties, and excluding the means of transporting or propelling the weapon where such means is a separable and divisible part from the weapon. Also called WMD. See also special operations.
Source: JP 3-40


reference: DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms