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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Involving the center core of an atom. Also: Relating to a weapon or missile that utilizes atomic energy.

Usage examples (40)
  • nuclear physics
  • nuclear membrane
  • Annexation of the suburban fringe by the nuclear metropolis
  • Tehran reacted strongly to claims by the French president about the nature of Iran’s nuclear activities, insisting that “nuclear weapon has no place in Iran’s... for more
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