Atomic Energy Commission


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Atomic Energy Commission

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in the US) a federal board established in 1946 to administer and develop domestic atomic energy programmes. Abbreviation: AEC
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Noun1.Atomic Energy Commission - a former executive agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United StatesAtomic Energy Commission - a former executive agency (from 1946 to 1974) that was responsible for research into atomic energy and its peacetime uses in the United States
executive agency - an agency of the executive branch of government
executive branch, Executive Office of the President - the branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the laws
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Since leaving the Atomic Energy Commission in 1985 Eilam has worked as a researcher at the Institute for National Security Studies in Tel Aviv and as a defense consultant.
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