advanced gas-cooled reactor

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advanced gas-cooled reactor

[əd′vanst ′gas ¦küld rē′ak·tər]
(nucleonics)
A power-generating nuclear reactor which has steel-clad uranium dioxide fuel elements and is cooled by carbon dioxide gas.
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There are vacant AGR positions from staff sergeant to colonel.
Conclusions: In conclusion, biofilm production was observed for both agr positive and agr negative isolates.
AGR: I know you and Frank are planning to disconnect me, and I'm afraid that's something I cannot allow to happen.
A chi-square or Fisher's exact test was used to evaluate the categorical variables, while an independent t-test was used for continuous variables between the high and low AGR groups.
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Through the purchase, AGR will be able to enhance its client base and broaden its market opportunities, president Mark Burzynski said in a comment.