dispersion fuel

dispersion fuel

[də′spər·zhən ‚fyül]
(nucleonics)
A fuel mixture consisting of a nuclear fuel dispersed in a nonfissionable matrix.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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According to information provided by Department of Atomic Energy, the reactor, made indigenously, uses plate type dispersion fuel elements made of Low Enriched Uranium (LEU).