Definition of "non-proliferation" []

  • An international agreement signed in 1968 which aims to reduce the spread of nuclear weapons (noun)
  • Leading to an end to the acquisition of nuclear weapons by countries that do not already have them (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "non-proliferation" in a sentence
  • ""Not only would it make the region and the world safer, but it would almost demonstrate our seriousness with respect to non-proliferation," he says he argued."
  • "Iran seems to be pursuing nuclear weapons, which would undermine regional non-proliferation."
  • "I have connected with nuclear non-proliferation activists, had run-ins with belligerent drug dealers and -- believe it or not -- mingled with a nudist or two!"