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enrich

The process of making a fuel-air mixture richer by increasing the ratio of fuel in the mixture.
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He boasted that the Natanz plant, where Iran has been enriching uranium in defiance of U.
Iran says its nuclear program is purely for peaceful purposes, but has been enriching uranium to higher levels than experts believe is necessary, though still far below the level needed for weapon-grade fuel.
After western suppliers shrugged off Iran's request for the supply of nuclear fuel for the Tehran research reactor, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad ordered the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) to provide and install the necessary equipments to start enriching uranium to the purity level of 20% to feed the research reactor which produces radioisotopes for medicinal use.
TEHRAN: Iran agreed Monday to a key big power demand, saying it was ready to ship much of its low-enriched uranium abroad a" but immediately rolled out a new obstacle to compromise on its nuclear program by insisting it would continue enriching to higher levels.
Actually, all Iran did was move a few hundred centrifuges that have been enriching to 20 percent at the Natanz centrifuge facility to a new site at Fordo, north of Qom, inside a mountain on a Pasdar military base.
Mary Kay has averaged double-digit annual growth throughout its history, and celebrates 40 years of enriching women's lives.
A key problem, as many critics point out, is that Iran has already mastered the fundamental technology and is now enriching uranium, even if it is doing so very slowly and with frequent breakdowns and inefficiencies.
After the West refrained from responding to Iran's request, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad ordered the AEOI to provide and install the necessary equipments to start enriching uranium to the purity level of 20% to feed the research reactor.
Each of the grantee organizations provides services that address the needs of youth and families in Northern California, including after school activities for at-risk youth, literacy and education programs, services for homeless families, and enriching activities for disabled kids.
Iran began enriching to 20 percent February 9 so it produced those five kilos over nine weeks or a rate of 2.
Responding to the remarks made by French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner, who had viewed Iran's announcement about its plan for producing 20% enriched uranium as "a political bluff", Salehi said, "After enriching uranium to the purity level of 20%, we will turn it into fuel plates at Isfahan facilities, so they (the West) should wait and see if we can do it or not.
Nokia's collection of new enhancements takes advantage of key technologies such as Bluetooth, MMS and imaging, thus enriching consumers' multimedia messaging experience.