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deuterium oxide


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An isotopic form of water with composition D2O, isolated for use as a moderator in certain nuclear reactors.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. water containing a substantial proportion of deuterium atoms, used in nuclear reactors


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