Euratom

or EURATOM

[ yoo-rat-uhm, yuh-, yoor-at-, yur- ]
/ yʊˈræt əm, yə-, ˈyʊərˌæt-, ˈyɜr- /

noun

an organization formed in 1957, comprising France, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Italy, and West Germany, for coordinated action in developing and marketing their nuclear resources.

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Origin of Euratom

Eur(opean)Atom(ic Energy Community)
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British Dictionary definitions for Euratom

Euratom
/ (jʊəˈrætəm) /

noun

short for European Atomic Energy Community; an authority established by the European Economic Community (now the European Union) to develop peaceful uses of nuclear energy
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