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nuclear-free

Syllabification: nu·cle·ar-free

Definition of nuclear-free in English:

adjective

(Of a country or region) not having or allowing any nuclear weapons, materials, or power: a nuclear-free zone
More example sentences
  • If we are really a nuclear-free country, why is radioactive material going up and down State Highway 1?
  • ‘The legislature has said it wants a nuclear-free country, but the decision was to resume construction of the plant,’ Shih said.
  • Premier Chang Chun-hsiung also appealed yesterday to participants to remain calm in their campaign for a nuclear-free homeland and to be rational in their endeavors.

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