atomic energy


noun


Nearby words

  1. atomic,
  2. atomic age,
  3. atomic bomb,
  4. atomic clock,
  5. atomic cocktail,
  6. atomic energy authority,
  7. atomic energy commission,
  8. atomic force microscope,
  9. atomic heat,
  10. atomic hydrogen

Origin of atomic energy

First recorded in 1905–10

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British Dictionary definitions for atomic energy

atomic energy

noun

another name for nuclear energy
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Science definitions for atomic energy

atomic energy

See nuclear energy.
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