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Nuke

Informal; to delete the contents of a database or other set of information on a computer. Nuking is common when information is no longer relevant or may be used when information is sensitive or restricted.
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Another 37% would keep the nukes we have but not buy more.
Mazari pointed out that while the US is hysterical about imagined "loose nukes" in Pakistan, it had a real case of loose nukes on its own territory from its own Air Force.
and his hints at potential capabilities of the Asian country's long-range nukes come as the most heated exchanges in the Trident debate.
The report is the first in a series of papers for the Trident Commission - a cross-party initiative set up in the UK by BASIC - and some members are pushing for a fundamental review of UK nukes policy.
This mission allows you to discover that Solomon acquired 3 suitcase nukes.
Not surprisingly, the nations with nukes have not signed onto anything that would take away their deterrent factor, and, of course, Iran is hellbent on getting nukes for itself.
Our little nukes wilt in the face of the explosion that wiped out the dinosaurs 65 million years ago.
Haqqani, who appeared on a US television to appeal to US citizens to help the thousands of people displaced in the Swat Valley, dismissed fears about Pakistan's nuclear armaments falling into the hands of the extremists saying the nukes were in safe custody.
All Dear Leader Kim has done to impress this administration is produce a neat pile of nukes.
Yes, we and a few of our good friends have nukes, too, but ours are peaceful nukes.
Being part of the Nuclear Council also gives us a say in reducing the overall number of nukes in the world and on who is in this rather specialised club.
Despite dire warnings that the nation is vulnerable to terrorists possessing "suitcase nukes," the U.