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atomic reactor

[ə′täm·ik rē′ak·tər]
(nucleonics)
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In a period of less than three months, the Bush Administration signed contracts to accept irradiated nuclear fuel from 21 new commercial atomic reactors even though at that time, no repository for new sources of irradiated fuel existed or was planned.
According to a security cabinet official at the time, Barak argued against the 2007 sortie that destroyed an alleged Syrian atomic reactor, calling it hasty.
In what local media saw as one such "deterrent" message, Netanyahu visited Israel's Dimona atomic reactor on Tuesday.
VIENNA: The UN nuclear watchdog pledged yesterday to investigate US claims that Syria secretly built an atomic reactor with North Korean help.
In 2001, British Energy proposed to replace its ageing Hartlepool power plant with a new atomic reactor.
Erik began his career as physicist at the Institute for Atomic Energy (IFA) Kjeller working on experiments inside the Atomic Reactor Hall.
The trouble is,'' Bohr tells Heisenberg, referring to his work with Nazi scientists attempting to create an atomic reactor, ``knowing what's happened to you.
As Gareth and Will stood shoulder to shoulder, I couldn't actually make out what was being said but I knew exactly what was going on, as did everyone else in the pub, most of whom didn't know their Atomic Kitten from their Atomic Rooster, or their Atomic Reactor for that matter.
20, 1960, Prime Minister David Ben Gurion announced to the Knesset that Israel was building an atomic reactor in the Negev.
A radiation leak at the Dounreay atomic reactor was revealed yesterday - the second time in a month that news has emerged of a radioactive scare.
If you're delivering a lot of blue or green light to a sensor point in maybe an atomic reactor, it's just possible that [the fiber' might get heated and destroy itself.
Two respondents to the survey named the atomic reactor as the most important home-tech innovation, though it was not determined whether such an apparatus was part of their respective households.

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