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GAS-COOLED REACTOR [1 record]

Record 1 2016-11-23

English

Subject field(s)
  • Nuclear Fission Reactors
  • Nuclear Power Stations
DEF

A nuclear reactor in which the coolant is a gas, commonly air or carbon dioxide.

OBS

gas-cooled reactor; GCR: term and abbreviation standardized by ISO.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Réacteurs nucléaires de fission
  • Centrales nucléaires
OBS

réacteur à réfrigérant gazeux : terme normalisé par l'ISO.

OBS

réacteur à réfrigérant gazeux; réacteur refroidi par gaz : termes extraits du «Glossaire de l’énergie nucléaire» et reproduits avec l’autorisation de l’Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Reactores nucleares de fisión
  • Centrales nucleares
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