COCOM

COCOM

[koh-kom]
noun
a nontreaty organization of the NATO nations except Iceland, and with the addition of Japan, that sets rules on exports of strategic goods to Communist countries: formed in 1949.
Also, Cocom.


Origin:
Co(ordinating) Com(mittee)

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COCOM
Coordinating Committee on Export Controls
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