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test ban

noun
1.
an agreement by nations producing nuclear weapons to refrain from testing them in the atmosphere.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
Related forms
test-ban, adjective
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test ban

noun
1.
an agreement among nations to forgo tests of some or all types of nuclear weapons
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