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  1. plutonium trigger, plutonium pitnoun

    a steel or beryllium sphere containing plutonium 239 that triggers nuclear fission when compressed by explosives


  1. plutonium pit

    A plutonium pit is a hollow shell of plutonium that serves as the core in nuclear weapons, responsible for initiating the nuclear chain reaction during detonation. Named for its shape and appearance resembling a pit fruit, it is often lined with other materials and surrounded by other components that aid in the chain reaction, explosive yield, and weapon efficiency.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of plutonium pit in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of plutonium pit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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