linear accelerator breeder

linear accelerator breeder

[′lin·ē·ər ik′sel·ə‚rād·ər ′brēd·ər]
(nucleonics)
A device which uses a linear accelerator to generate neutrons that produce fissile fuel for nuclear reactors. Also known as electronuclear breeder.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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