fissionability
noun see fissionable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fissionability — See fissionable. * * * …   Universalium

  • fissionability — noun The quality or degree of being fissionable …   Wiktionary

  • fissionability — fis·sion·abil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • fissionability — ˌfish(ə)nəˈbiləd.ē, lətē, i also ˌfizh noun ( es) : the property of being fissionable used especially of chemical elements and materials …   Useful english dictionary

  • fissionable — fissionability, n. /fish euh neuh beuhl/, adj. Physics. capable of or possessing a nucleus or nuclei capable of undergoing fission: a fissionable nucleus; fissionable material. Also, fissile. [1940 45; FISSION + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

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  • actinide element — ▪ chemical element group Introduction       any of a series of 15 consecutive chemical elements in the periodic table from actinium to lawrencium (atomic numbers 89–103). As a group they are significant largely because of their radioactivity.… …   Universalium

  • fissionable — adjective Date: 1945 fissile 2 • fissionability noun • fissionable noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Spontane Spaltung — (spontane Kernspaltung, auch Spontanzerfall, Spontanteilung; engl.: spontaneous fission) ist eine Kernspaltung, die als radioaktiver Zerfall eintritt. Ein schwerer Atomkern (Ordnungszahl 90 oder höher) teilt sich dabei ohne äußere Einwirkung also …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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