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atomic energy:

see nuclear energynuclear energy,
the energy stored in the nucleus of an atom and released through fission, fusion, or radioactivity. In these processes a small amount of mass is converted to energy according to the relationship E = mc2, where E is energy, m
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atomic energy

[ə′täm·ik ′en·ər·jē]
(nucleonics)
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