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1. nuclear-powered_submarine

noun. a submarine that is propelled by nuclear power.

Synonyms

  • submarine
  • sub
  • pigboat
  • nuclear submarine
  • U-boat

Antonyms

  • overhead
  • surface
  • defend

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Words that Rhyme with Nuclear Fission

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Example sentences of the word nuclear-fission


1. Noun Phrase
This chain reaction is called nuclear fission.

2. nuclear-powered_ship

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

Antonyms

  • disembark

3. nuclear

adjective. ['ˈnuːkliːɝ'] (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy.

Synonyms

  • thermonuclear

Antonyms

  • large
  • unimportant

Etymology

  • -ar (English)
  • -aris (Latin)
  • nucleus (English)
  • nucleus (Latin)

4. nuclear

adjective. ['ˈnuːkliːɝ'] constituting or like a nucleus.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • -ar (English)
  • -aris (Latin)
  • nucleus (English)
  • nucleus (Latin)

5. fission

noun. ['ˈfɪʃən'] a nuclear reaction in which a massive nucleus splits into smaller nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy.

Synonyms

  • nuclear fission

Etymology

  • fissionem (Latin)

6. fission

noun. ['ˈfɪʃən'] reproduction of some unicellular organisms by division of the cell into two more or less equal parts.

Synonyms

  • schizogony
  • asexual reproduction

Etymology

  • fissionem (Latin)
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