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Noun1.burnup - a high-speed motorcycle race on a public road
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
2.burnup - the amount of fuel used up (as in a nuclear reactor)
using up, expenditure, consumption - the act of consuming something
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Wagner has also held sales and management positions with MiniScribe, Burnup & Sims Cable Group and General Instrument Corp.
Stockton District: Ryan Kirby (C), Sam Naylor, Jordan Burnup (St Michael's), Dan Brown, Joe Rogers, Ryan Johnson, Oliver Ketteringham, Shoaib Kahn (Conyers), Ewan Gray, Arthur Connolly, Jacob Owen, Dan Johnson (Egglescliffe), Joe McGill (Ian Ramsey), Kallam Genery (North Shore), Jordan Jaques (Northfield).
Burnup with the red ink note "replaced with holotype from Port Alfred", written by Ashby; another label, "Chiton oniscus.
The tests are focusing on how to monitor degradation inside the canisters, environmental requirements for storage sites, and how well the canisters hold up with ''high burnup,'' or longer-burning fuels that are now widely used by American plants.
The sketches were made by a member of the Burnup family, who ran a horse coach and carriage works at Elswick Court, Northumberland Street, Newcastle.
He added that Roberts, of Burnup Grove in Cleckheaton, could have denied being the driver as CCTV equipment at the store was poor.
Portfolio Steering : Rally's new Portfolio Burnup and Cumulative Flow diagrams provide product and program managers visibility into feature progress, facilitating steering that results in optimal value delivery in releases.
The results of fuel parameters dependency on burnup [7], calculated by specialists of Kurchatov Institute, were used as the reference for code to code comparison.
Well, not quite but you can now take your Renaultsport models for a burnup round Oulton Park, Cadwell Park and the Bedford Autodrome.
For the planned new reactors even more enriched uranium is proposed, producing very high burnup spent fuel.
The last part of distance races is often the fastest - take the burnup on the last lap of the latest women's world championship 10,000 metres - in contrast to races over shorter distances.
Two burnup figures occur in the literature; van Leeuwen and Smith use the higher one, based on extracting energy more efficiently from the uranium fuel.