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  1. arms control(noun)

    a limitation on the size and armament of the armed forces of a country


  1. Arms control

    Arms control is a term for restrictions upon the development, production, stockpiling, proliferation, and usage of weapons, especially weapons of mass destruction. Arms control is typically exercised through the use of diplomacy which seeks to impose such limitations upon consenting participants through international treaties and agreements, although it may also comprise efforts by a nation or group of nations to enforce limitations upon a non-consenting country. On a national or community level, arms control can amount to programs to control the access of private citizens to weapons. This is often referred to as gun politics, as firearms are the primary focus of such efforts in most places.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arms control in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arms control in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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