noun (used with a singular verb) Informal.
Words nearby atomics
Examples from the Web for atomics
Therefore, when we have rid this world of atomics we will leave and you will start all over again.The Galaxy Primes|Edward Elmer Smith
Under daylight atomics the transport engineers in their glass perches read the dials and turned the switches.The Syndic|C.M. Kornbluth
But that's quite all right because, as it happens, I'm an atomics technician and I even worked on that very bomb.The Big Time|Fritz Reuter Leiber
We had a weapon in our favor, the most dangerous weapon ever devised, a thousand times more potent than atomics.Bear Trap|Alan Edward Nourse
They don't run on atomics, need some kind of fuel, and they have to have new supplies every so often.Star Born|Andre Norton