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enriched uranium

enriched uranium Uranium that contains up to 3 per cent 235U. It is produced industrially for use in some nuclear reactors. Natural uranium contains as little as 0.7 per cent 235U.

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enriched uranium

enriched uranium Uranium containing up to 3% 235U. It is produced industrially for use in some nuclear reactors. Natural uranium contains as little as 0.7% 235U.

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"enriched uranium." A Dictionary of Earth Sciences. . Retrieved August 18, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/enriched-uranium