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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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2. nuclear-powered_ship

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

Antonyms

  • disembark

3. physicist

noun. ['ˈfɪzɪsɪst'] a scientist trained in physics.

Synonyms

  • scientist
  • uranologist
  • Charles Hard Townes
  • Townes
  • biophysicist
  • Charles Townes
  • acoustician
  • nuclear physicist
  • stargazer

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • physics (English)
  • φυσικός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. 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)

5. nuclear

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

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

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

Example sentences of the word nuclear-physicist


1. Noun Phrase
An Austrian and Swedish nuclear physicist, Lise Meitner discovered nuclear fission, the process through which a larger atom splits into two (or more) smaller particles.

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