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reactor US English

An apparatus or structure in which fissile material can be made to undergo a controlled, self-sustaining nuclear reaction with the consequent release of energy

nuclear reactor in reactor US English

An apparatus or structure in which fissile material can be made to undergo a controlled, self-sustaining nuclear reaction with the consequent release of energy

fast reactor US English

A nuclear reactor in which fission is caused mainly by fast neutrons

slow reactor US English

A nuclear reactor using mainly slow neutrons

breeder reactor US English

A nuclear reactor that creates fissile material (typically plutonium-239 by irradiation of uranium-238) at a faster rate than it uses another fissile material (typically uranium-235) as fuel

thermal reactor US English

A nuclear reactor using thermal neutrons

converter reactor US English

A nuclear reactor that converts fertile material into fissile material

boiling-water reactor US English

A nuclear reactor in which the fuel is uranium oxide clad in zircaloy and the coolant and moderator is water, which is boiled to produce steam for driving turbines

pressurized-water reactor US English

A nuclear reactor in which the fuel is uranium oxide clad in zircaloy and the coolant and moderator is water maintained at high pressure so that it does not boil at the operating temperature of the reactor

advanced gas-cooled reactor US English

A nuclear reactor in which the coolant is carbon dioxide, with uranium oxide fuel clad in steel and using graphite as a moderator

bioreactor US English

An apparatus in which a biological reaction or process is carried out, especially on an industrial scale

fast breeder US English

A breeder reactor in which the neutrons causing fission are not slowed by any moderator

fast breeder reactor in fast breeder US English

A breeder reactor in which the neutrons causing fission are not slowed by any moderator

reactor English-Spanish

reactor m (nuclear)

reactor Spanish-English

reactor

nuclear reactor English-Spanish

reactor m nuclear

Magnox reactor English-Spanish

reactor m Magnox

reactor Magnox Spanish-English

Magnox reactor

reactor nuclear Spanish-English

nuclear reactor

reactor de gas Spanish-English

gas-cooled reactor

boiling-water reactor English-Spanish

reactor m de agua en ebullición

pressurized water reactor English-Spanish

reactor m de agua a presión

reactor avanzado de gas Spanish-English

advanced gas-cooled reactor

reactor Magnox Spanish-English

Magnox reactor

reactor nuclear Spanish-English

nuclear reactor

reactor de agua a presión Spanish-English

pressurized-water reactor

reactor de gas Spanish-English

gas-cooled reactor

reactor avanzado de gas Spanish-English

advanced gas-cooled reactor

reactor de agua a presión Spanish-English

pressurized-water reactor

the reactor came on line last week in on line English-Spanish

el reactor entró en funcionamiento

in the event of the reactor becoming overheated in event English-Spanish

en caso de que el reactor se recalentara