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  1. proliferation(noun)

    growth by the rapid multiplication of parts

    nonproliferation, non-proliferation

  2. proliferation(noun)

    a rapid increase in number (especially a rapid increase in the number of deadly weapons)

    "the proliferation of nuclear weapons"

    nonproliferation, non-proliferation

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  1. John Bolton:

    I think the message to North Korea is the President wants a real deal, when you're serious about eliminating the threat of nuclear proliferation, you have to address the aspects that permit an aspiring nuclear weapons state to get there. The Iran deal did not do that. A deal that we hope to reach, the President is optimistic we can reach with North Korea, will address all those issues.

  2. John Bolton:

    Time works against those who oppose nuclear proliferation and a relaxed attitude to time is a benefit to the likes of North Korea and Iran.

  3. John Kerry:

    President (Barack) Obama is very appreciative of your leadership on the (nuclear) non-proliferation issue, for countering violent extremism, cooperation vis-a-vis Afghanistan and counter-Daesh (Islamic State), we have a very strong set of security interests.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    The proliferation of the social evils takes place in a place not because of the people's migration from the outside location, but because of a very high selfish intention of a few or many persons of that particular region.

  5. Bob Corker:

    Existing NSG guidelines were established to guard against nuclear proliferation, and we should not create exceptions for particular countries.

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