Examples from the Web for reactor
In 1981, while the world condemned us, we sent our air force to destroy the Osirak reactor Saddam Hussein was building in Iraq.
Iran is suspected to have aided in the funding of that reactor.Iran and North Korea: The Nuclear 'Axis of Resistance'|Josh Rogin, Eli Lake|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It prohibits the manufacture of new centrifuges and work on the Arak reactor.
The reactor has the potential to produce weapons grade plutonium.A Very Israeli Linkage: Iran's Bomb and Peace With the Palestinians|Nadav Eyal|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The reactor has the potential to produce weapon grade plutonium.A Very Israeli Linkage: Iran's Nuclear Bomb and Peace With Palestine|Nadav Eyal|September 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"I'll need it if you get that reactor of yours working," said the Martian.Treachery in Outer Space|Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
He had sewed up three of his points when we heard somebody moving around down on the reactor floor.Goodbye, Dead Man!|Tom W. Harris
He squinted through his dark visor at the reactor building, a gray concrete structure a quarter of a mile distant.All Day September|Roger Kuykendall
But, approaching the position for the third reactor unit, Connel searched in vain for some shade.Danger in Deep Space|Carey Rockwell
Melroy left the reactor area and returned to the office in the converted area.Day of the Moron|Henry Beam Piper
British Dictionary definitions for reactor
Word Origin and History for reactor
"one that reacts," 1835, agent noun in Latin form from react. In nuclear sense, attested from 1945.