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atomic power

n
(Atomic Physics) another name for nuclear power
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.atomic power - nuclear energy regarded as a source of electricity for the power grid (for civilian use)atomic power - nuclear energy regarded as a source of electricity for the power grid (for civilian use)
atomic energy, nuclear energy - the energy released by a nuclear reaction
Translations
قُوَّه ذَرِّيه
atomová energie
atomkraftkernekraft
kjarnorka
atómová energia
atom gücü

atom

(ˈӕtəm) noun
1. the smallest part of an element.
2. anything very small. There's not an atom of truth in what she says.
aˈtomic (-ˈto-) adjective
atom(ic) bomb
a bomb using atomic energy.
atomic energy
very great energy obtained by breaking up the atoms of some substances.
atomic power
power (for making electricity etc) obtained from atomic energy.
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He also praised Nawaz Sharif for making Pakistan an atomic power and doing the spade work for construction of Bhasha Dam.
He said on 28th May 1998, Pakistan had emerged as a first Muslim country to become an atomic power. He said it was high time that the whole nation should strive hard with great zeal and zest to make Pakistan and economic power.
He said on 28th May 1998, Pakistan had emerged as a first Muslim country to become an atomic power. Speaking on the occasion, Malik said that Pakistan was a source of encouragement for the whole Muslim world and by becoming an atomic power, Pakistan has proved that it has great potential.
He went on to say that Pakistan is an atomic power and no one can treat it with bad intentions.
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