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pronuke

[ proh-nook, -nyook ]
/ proʊˈnuk, -ˈnyuk /
Informal.
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adjective
noun
Also pro·nuk·er. a person who advocates the building or use of nuclear power plants or nuclear weapons.
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Origin of pronuke

First recorded in 1975–80; pro-1 + nuke
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