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antinuke

[ an-tee-nook, -nyook, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈnuk, -ˈnyuk, ˌæn taɪ- /
Informal.
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adjective

noun

Also an·ti·nuk·er. a person who supports antinuclear programs.

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Origin of antinuke

First recorded in 1970–75; anti- + nuke
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