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atomic energy

noun
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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  • Those rocket scientists have an incredible amount knowledge regarding atomic energy.
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  • Much of his early work centered on atomic energy, and he opposed both nuclear and coal-fired plants.
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  • We were also well ahead of all continental countries in the development of atomic energy.
  • atomic energy is capable of application for peaceful as well as military purposes.
British Dictionary definitions for atomic energy

atomic energy

noun
1.
another name for nuclear energy
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atomic energy in Science
atomic energy  
See nuclear energy.
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