World War III


World War III
a hypothetical world war of the future, often conceived as a nuclear war resulting in the total destruction of the human race.

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  • World War III — WWIII, theoretical future world war characterized by the use of nuclear weapons and massive worldwide devastation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • World War III — UK [ˌwɜː(r)ld wɔː(r) ˈθriː] / US [ˌwɜrld wɔr ˈθrɪ] 1) a war involving the most powerful countries in the world that some people believe will happen in the future 2) humorous a situation in which there is a lot of trouble, mess, and noise …   English dictionary

  • World War III in popular culture — World War III is a common theme in popular culture. Since the 1940s, countless books, films, and television programmes have used the theme of nuclear weapons and a third global war.Biggs, Lindy and Hansen, James (editors), 2004, Readings in… …   Wikipedia

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  • World War III (TV miniseries) — World War III was a miniseries, aired on the NBC network television in 1982. The plot consisted of a Soviet invasion of Alaska (in order to destroy the U.S. oil pipeline) due to a grain embargo enacted against the Soviet Union by the United… …   Wikipedia


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