depleted uranium


noun
  1. chem uranium containing a smaller proportion of the isotope uranium–235 than is present in the natural form of uranium; used in anti-tank weapons and other armaments

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How to use depleted uranium in a sentence

  • Their sharply angled bodies whisking back toward the depleted uranium cells, four cats appeared with shocking suddenness.

    Feline Red | Robert Sampson