Enewetak


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En·e·we·tak

or En·i·we·tok  (ĕn′ə-wē′tŏk′, ə-nē′wĭ-)
An atoll in the Ralik Chain of the Marshall Islands in the west-central Pacific Ocean. It was the site of US atomic tests from 1948 to 1958.

Enewetak

(ˌɛnəˈweɪtɒk; əˈniːwɛˌtɔːk)
n
(Placename) the official name for Eniwetok
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The segregation of these payments will be likewise: Kwajalein Impact & Use Payment Q1 $8,616,600 and Enewetak Food & Agriculture Program $370,000.
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exploded the first hydrogen bomb, code-named ''Ivy Mike,'' at Enewetak Atoll in the Marshall Islands.
The United States conducted nuclear tests on and around the Bikini and Enewetak Atolls, two of the 29 atolls and five islands comprising the Republic of the Marshall Islands, from 1946 to 1958.
At 15 megatons, 'Castle Bravo,' was unexpectedly the largest (1) of 67 tests of nuclear and thermonuclear devices conducted at the Bikini and Enewetak atolls in the northern Marshall Islands between 1946 and 1958.
45) Thermonuclear warheads had to wait until the successful conclusion of physicist Edward Teller's work with the November 1, 1952, Ivy Mike test of the hydrogen bomb at Enewetak atoll in the Pacific.
It was the baby carrier he was assigned to that transported the nuclear device tested on Enewetak Atoll.
The United States conducted 67 nuclear weapons tests at Bikini and Enewetak atolls from 1946 to 1958.
He served in the Navy in World War II and was stationed in Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands in the South Pacific.
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