(weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
"nuclear war"; "nuclear weapons"; "atomic bombs"
of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom
"nuclear physics"; "nuclear fission"; "nuclear forces"
of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of a cell
"nuclear membrane"; "nuclear division"
constituting or like a nucleus
"annexation of the suburban fringe by the nuclear metropolis"; "the nuclear core of the congregation"
of, pertaining to, or using nuclear weapons; a nuclear exchange, i.e. a reciprocal bombardment by nuclear weapons..
Of, pertaining to, or powered by atomic energy; same as nuclear-powered; as, a nuclear submarine; a nuclear power plant.
Of or pertaining to nations possessing nuclear weapons; as, the nuclear club.
Pertaining to the nucleus of a cell.
Pertaining to a centre around which something is developed or organised; central, pivotal.
Pertaining to the atomic nucleus.
Involving atomic energy.
a nuclear reactor
Of a weapon: deriving its force from rapid release of atomic energy.
a nuclear explosion
of or pertaining to a nucleus; as, the nuclear spindle (see Illust. of Karyokinesis) or the nuclear fibrils of a cell; the nuclear part of a comet, etc
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Rank popularity for the word 'nuclear' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1223
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nuclear' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2976
Rank popularity for the word 'nuclear' in Adjectives Frequency: #151
The numerical value of nuclear in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of nuclear in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of nuclear in a Sentence
These reactors were initially to be used within city limits, but unfortunately the Chernobyl incident hindered that, our citizens, especially if they are not technically savvy, don't really understand the nuclear energy and that these stations are built differently, so it's almost impossible to explain that to them.
The nuclear deal with Iran doesn't block Iran's path to the bomb, it actually paves Iran's path to the bomb.
We're seeing North Koreans use coronavirus as an opportunity to retreat into self-imposed isolation at a time of political uncertainty, kim Jong Un needed to buy some time to recalibrate Kim Jong internal and external strategy and messaging on nuclear negotiations.
He recently threatened pre-emptive nuclear strikes against the United States and other countries in the region, folks, make no mistake about it. North Korea is on a quest for nuclear weapons, the means to miniaturize them and the ways to deliver them intercontinentally.
(The successful grid connection) indicates that China has broken the monopoly of overseas nuclear technology and has officially become a country with advanced nuclear techniques.
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Translations for nuclear
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- nuclearCatalan, Valencian
- Kern, nuklearGerman
- ydin, ydinvoima, ydinaseFinnish
- niùclasachScottish Gaelic
- atóm-, kjarna-, kjarnorku-, frumeinda-, atómsprengju-Icelandic
- kjerne-, atom-, kjærne-, atomkraft, kjernekraft-, nukleær, kjernekraftNorwegian
- atomic, nuclearRomanian
- kärn-, nukleär, kärnenergi-, kärnkraft-, kärnvapen-Swedish
- ระเบิดปรมาณู, ปรมาณูThai
- Nguyên tửVietnamese
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