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conversion ratio

noun, Physics.
1.
(in a reactor) the number of fissionable atoms produced by each fissionable atom that is destroyed.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • Feed intake, feed conversion ratio and protein efficiency ratio also did not differ among test diets.

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