Dounreay(redirected from Vulcan Naval Reactor Test Establishment)
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Related to Vulcan Naval Reactor Test Establishment: Dounreay Fast Reactor
(Placename) the site in N Scotland of a nuclear power station, which contained the world's first fast-breeder reactor (1962–77). A prototype fast-breeder operated from 1974 until 1994: a nuclear fuel re-processing plant has also operated at the site