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zero point Definition (US DoD)

Official definition of the United States Department of the term zero point .

zero point Definition (US DoD)

Official definition of the United States Department of the term zero point .

zero point



The location of the center of a burst of a nuclear weapon at the instant of detonation. The zero point may be in the air, or on or beneath the surface of land or water, depending upon the type of burst, and it is thus to be distinguished from ground zero. (US DoD)
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