Definition of antinuclear in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌan(t)ēˈn(y)o͞oklēər/
Pronunciation: /ˌanˌtīˈn(y)o͞oklēər/


Opposed to the development of nuclear weapons or nuclear power.
Example sentences
  • The four anti-nuclear campaigners believed nuclear weapons were being held at the Suffolk base and said they tried to get into the base to get photographic evidence.
  • The logic of their own arguments will lead the Green leaders to call for the police truncheon and harsher punishment against anti-nuclear activists.
  • The anti-nuclear Liberal Democrats have threatened to use their position in the Executive to veto any planning permission for new nuclear plants.

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Syllabification: an·ti·nu·cle·ar

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