megawatt-day per ton

megawatt-day per ton

[′meg·ə‚wät ¦dā pər ′tən]
(nucleonics)
A unit used for expressing the burnup of fuel in a reactor; specifically, the number of megawatt-days of heat output per metric ton of fuel in the reactor.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.