seed core

seed core

[′sēd ‚kȯr]
(nucleonics)
A reactor core that includes a relatively small volume of highly enriched uranium, surrounded by a much larger volume of natural uranium or thorium in a blanket; as a result of fission in the seed uranium, neutrons are supplied to the blanket, which is made to furnish a substantial fraction of the core power. Also known as spiked core.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Cut the onion, celery and green bell pepper into chunks (discarding the pepper's seed core), then transfer to a food processor.
His company, Seed Core, sources cacao beans from farming communities in Mindanao, sells raw beans to Barry Callebaut, the world's largest supplier of chocolate, and to chocolate industrial grinders that make cocoa butter and powder.
Through the years, Seed Core has distributed seedlings to farmers in Eastern Samar, Davao, Saranggani and Bukidnon.
One of Seed Core's projects is in Samar, funded by People In Need, a European nongovernmental organization.
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In Sindh excel- lent pear shape guava with smaller seed core is grown in Larkana Dadu Shikarpur and Hyderabad.
Fruit length and diameter at maturity (mm), fruit firmness, fruit weight, pulp weight, seed core weight and pulp to core ratio were studied in randomly selected fruits (20 per plant) from each plant of different genotypes and their crosses.
Data on fruit and pulp weight, seed core weight and pulp/core ratio showed that intervarietal hybridization had significant impact on fruit weight in parents and hybrids.
'My job is to deliver short-term profitability and lay the seed core for the long term.'
Using ion implantation to manufacture the I-Plant [sup.125]Iodine seed, this proprietary method buries pure isotopes of non-radioactive Xenon-124 gas beneath the surface of the seed core matrix material.
"The toughest part is now, because we need seed core funding for what we want to do, " said Mr Jones.
"In order to pursue our own scientific agenda we need some seed core funding, hopefully from the National Assembly, which would let in other people seeing the benefit of what we are doing."