atomic reactor

noun Physics.
reactor ( def 4 ). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
The uranium fire in an atomic reactor is both ignited and sustained by neutrons.
Gradually the fission heat from the large atomic reactor was increased.
Nuclear power was still in its infancy when the decision was made to use an atomic reactor to power a submarine.
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