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. In a breeder nuclear reactor, nonfissionable _________ is converted to fissionable _________

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Interpret and complete the following statement.

‘In breeder nuclear reactor, non-fissionable − is converted to fissionable-’.

Concept Introduction:

Nuclear reactor is a system known as atomic pile which initiates nuclear chain reaction. This reactor works on uranium atom and make it split and releases neutron and heat. It consists of moderator, control rod, contaminant and coolant system.

Explanation

Nuclear breeder is a system or type of nuclear reactor which converts atom not having the capacity to break into fissionable nuclide by introduction of a neutron.

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