element breakdown

element breakdown

[′el·ə·mənt ′brāk‚dau̇n]
(industrial engineering)
Separation of a work cycle into elemental motions.
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Much of the 750 tonnes of waste was metallic and included failed and redundant equipment, fuel element transit cans and debris from fuel element breakdown such as cladding, end fittings, wrappers and swarf.
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