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Atom

The smallest particle of an element.

Breeder Reactor

A nuclear reactor that produces more fissionable nuclear fuel than it consumes.

Evaporization

Vaporization of a liquid below its boiling point.

Cyclotron

A device for accelerating charged particles along a spiral path.

Solvation

The process by which solvent molecules surround and interact with solute ions or molecules.

Free Radical

A highly reactive chemical species carrying no charge and having a single unpaired electron in an orbital.

Cation

A positive ion, an atom or group of atoms that has lost one or more electrons.

Hydrogen-Oxygen Fuel Cell

Fuel cell in which hydrogen is the fuel (reducing agent) and oxygen is the oxidizing agent.

 

Central Atom

An atom in a molecule or polyatomic ion that is bonded to more than one other atom.

Fast Neutron

A neutron ejected at high kinetic energy in a nuclear reaction.