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light water

n.
Ordinary water, H2O.

light water

n
(Elements & Compounds) a name for water (H2O), as distinct from heavy water
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Summary: New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): The government has accorded 'in principle' approval of five coastal sites and designated them for locating large capacity Light Water Reactors (LWRs) for Nuclear Energy in cooperation with the Russian Federation, France & the United States.
Senate Committee on Appropriations, looks at the current status of several advanced designs, including a high temperature gas-cooled reactor, a sodium-cooled fast reactor, and four small modular light water reactors.
This term the Year 6 pupils are going to Holy Island and Light Water Valley.
Contract award: Delivery eleven car light water rescue.
It has refused to change the Arak heavy water reactor into a light water reactor, on the basis that heavy water is needed to produce radioisotopes for the treatment of patients while it already manufactures light water in Bushehr to help generate electricity.
Some of the P5+1 group - the five permanent UN Security Council members plus Germany - proposed construction of a light water reactor, said Salehi, who explained that light-water reactors used for production of electricity while heavy-water ones produced isotopes.
Members also decided to develop a light water reactor as part of a civilian nuclear power industry to ease electricity shortages, KCNA said.
The Institute for Science and International Security released satellite images on Thursday showing construction of an experimental light water reactor at the complex.
aThe objective of the common position adopted by the member states is to enable the EU to participate in the process of terminating the light water reactor project "as soon as possible" and to wind up KEDO in an orderly manner before the end of 2006.
Japan plans to develop a next-generation version of light water nuclear reactors in pursuit of the world's highest economic efficiency for reactors, government sources said Friday.
The CFR Clintonites gave the tottering regime billions of dollars in food aid, oil, and light water nuclear reactors--for the promise that its ruling thugs would reform and become Boy Scouts.
Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld was a director of ABB, a Zurich-based company, when it sold two light water nuclear reactors to North Korea three years ago.