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control rod

[kən′trōl ‚räd]
(nucleonics)
Any rod used to control the reactivity of a nuclear reactor; may be a fuel rod or part of the moderator; in a thermal reactor, commonly a neutron absorber. Also known as absorbing rod.

control rod

control rod
A push-pull rod for actuating controls from the cockpit. Control rods are used in manually operated flight control systems.
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Table 30: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, France, Volume (Units), 2006 - 2020 56
Table 31: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, France, Demand for CRAs in Operating Nuclear Reactors, 2006 - 2020 56
Table 32: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, France, Demand for CRAs in Upcoming Nuclear Reactors, 2012 58
Table 33: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, France, Market Value ($m), 2006 - 2020 59
Table 34: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, France, Average Price ($/MW), 2006 - 2020 61
Table 36: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Russia, Volume (Units), 2006 - 2020 65
Table 37: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Russia, Demand for CRAs in Operating Nuclear Reactors, 2006 - 2020 66
Table 38: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Russia, Demand for CRAs in Upcoming Nuclear Reactors, 2012 67
Table 39: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Russia, Market Value ($m), 2006 - 2020 69
Table 40: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Russia, Average Price ($/MW), 2006 - 2020 71
Table 42: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Sweden, Volume (Units), 2006 - 2020 76
Table 43: Nuclear Control Rod Assembly Market, Sweden, Demand for CRAs in Operating Nuclear Reactors, 2006 - 2020 76

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