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preemptive nuclear attack

  • as infirst strike
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Synonyms for preemptive nuclear attack

noun tactic in warfare
  • descent on
  • descent upon
  • preemptive nuclear attack
  • preventive strike
  • preventive war
  • surgical strike

More words related to preemptive nuclear attack

first strike

noun. tactic in warfare
  • descent on
  • descent upon
  • preemptive nuclear attack
  • preventive strike
  • preventive war
  • surgical strike
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