Definition of catastrophic event

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catastrophic event

'catastrophic event' is an military term. It means '(DOD) Any natural or man-made incident, including terrorism, which results in extraordinary levels of mass casualties, damage, or disruption severely affecting the population, infrastructure, environment, economy, national morale, and/or government functions'.

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