liquid metal reactor


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Noun1.liquid metal reactor - a nuclear reactor using liquid metal as a coolant
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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Starting in 1954, a number of reactors were connected to grids, including a small liquid metal reactor in the Soviet Union, a larger gas-cooled reactor in the United Kingdom, and several small reactors of various types in the United States (including pressurized water, boiling water, and liquid-metal designs).
The code can handle any liquid metal reactor design, loop or pool, with an arbitrary arrangement of components.
The Advanced Liquid Metal Reactor is designed to increase station output relatively quickly and economically.