fast-breeder

noun
Fast-breeder is used before these nouns: ↑reactor

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  • fast breeder — fast breeder, or fast breed|er reactor «FAST BREE duhr, FAHST », an atomic power plant that utilizes fast neutrons to produce its own plutonium fuel as well as generate power with almost no loss of fissionable material: »Two different breeder… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fast breeder — ► NOUN ▪ a breeder reactor in which the neutrons causing fission are not slowed by any moderator …   English terms dictionary

  • fast breeder — greitasis dauginimo reaktorius statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. fast breeder; fast breeder reactor vok. schneller Brüter, m; schneller Brutreaktor, m rus. быстрый бридер, m; быстрый реактор размножитель, m; реактор размножитель на… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • fast breeder — noun a breeder reactor in which the neutrons causing fission are not slowed by any moderator …   English new terms dictionary

  • fast-breeder — ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ noun : a breeder reactor that depends on high energy neutrons to produce fissionable material …   Useful english dictionary

  • fast-breeder reactor — /fast bree deuhr, fahst /, Physics. a breeder reactor in which there is no moderator and fission is caused by high energy neutrons. Also, fast breeder reactor. * * * fast breeder reactor noun A nuclear reactor using fast neutrons which produces… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fast breeder reactor — ˌfast ˈbreeder 7 [fast breeder fast breeders] (also ˌfast ˌbreeder reˈactor) noun a ↑reactor in a nuclear power station in which the reaction that produces energy is not made slower …   Useful english dictionary

  • fast-breeder reactor — fast breeder reactors N COUNT A fast breeder reactor or a fast breeder is a kind of nuclear reactor that produces more plutonium than it uses …   English dictionary

  • fast-breeder reactor — /fast bree deuhr, fahst /, Physics. a breeder reactor in which there is no moderator and fission is caused by high energy neutrons. Also, fast breeder reactor. * * * …   Universalium

  • fast-breeder reactor — fast breeder re,actor noun count a large machine used for producing nuclear energy …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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