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atomic reactor

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Noun1.atomic reactor - a nuclear reactor that uses controlled nuclear fission to generate energyatomic reactor - a nuclear reactor that uses controlled nuclear fission to generate energy
nuclear reactor, reactor - (physics) any of several kinds of apparatus that maintain and control a nuclear reaction for the production of energy or artificial elements
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World's First Atomic Reactor Goes Critical" chronicles experiments at the University of Chicago that verified the theories of atomic physics, while "The Gamble" recounts the decision to build the Clinton Engineer Works, as the Oak Ridge uranium-production facilities were officially known, even before a process was invented to refine uranium for an atomic bomb.
CNNC signed a framework deal re3cently with Sudan to build a 600MW atomic reactor, its first project in Africa.
ATOMIC REACTOR The Atomic Brewery, situated at the rear of the Alexandra Arms, in Rugby, took two attempts getting this 4.
They give China and France money to build a new atomic reactor in the UK and have pledged millions more yet Redcar blast furnace is being shut and the Government has not made any offer to help.
NNA - Three people were killed in a gas leak Friday at an under-construction atomic reactor in South Korea, but the national nuclear operator ruled out any connection to a cyber-attack that targeted the plant last week.
Without directly accusing Israel, a country with nuke capabilities, Suha said that she can't accuse anyone but questioned how many countries have an atomic reactor that can produce polonium.
On Saturday, India activated the atomic reactor on its first indigenously designed and built nuclear submarine, which the navy could deploy in the next two years.
JNEC President Khaled Touqan told the premier during a meeting attended by Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources and Transport Minister Al Batayneh that his commission had completed an economic feasibility study for launching an atomic reactor.
If that happens, a Vermont shutdown could mark a critical moment in establishing state power over an atomic reactor.
Israel, which bombed Iraq's Osirak atomic reactor in 1981 and carried out a similar strike in Syria in 2007, lacks heavy long-range air force bombers.
We're not talking about Iraq or Syria where one strike would derail a program," the official said, referring to Israel's 1981 air strike that destroyed Iraq's atomic reactor and the bombing in 2007 of a Syrian site which the U.
Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission resources told Saturday that construction of two more atomic reactor Chashma-3 and Chashma-4 had been started immediately at Chashma and these projects would be completed within 5 to 7 years.

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