gas-cooled reactor

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gas-cooled reactor
 
n
See also advanced gas-cooled reactor a nuclear reactor using a gas as the coolant. In the Mark I type the coolant is carbon dioxide, the moderator is graphite, and the fuel is uranium cased in magnox

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gas-cooled reactor

noun
a nuclear reactor using gas as a coolant 
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