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nu·cle·ar-pow·ered ship

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  1. nuclear-powered shipnoun

    ship whose motive power comes from the energy of a nuclear reactor


  1. nuclear-powered ship

    A nuclear-powered ship is a type of ship that is propelled by a nuclear reactor. The nuclear reactor produces heat, which creates steam, and this steam further drives the turbines to move the ship. These are predominantly used by navies, particularly of superpowers like the United States and Russia, due to their capability to operate for long periods without refueling, unlike conventional petroleum-fueled ships. Nuclear-powered ships include submarines, icebreakers, and aircraft carriers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nuclear-powered ship in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nuclear-powered ship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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