nonproliferation: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (non"prō-lif"u-rā'shun), [key]
- the action or practice of curbing or controlling an excessive, rapid spread: nonproliferation of nuclear weapons.
- failure or refusal to proliferate, as in budding or cell division.
- pertaining to diplomatic agreements limiting the spread of nuclear weapons.
- nonproliferation (Thesaurus)