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pebble bed reactor


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An advanced design of nuclear reactor which uses an inert or semi‐inert gas (such as helium, nitrogen, or carbon dioxide) rather than water as a coolant, at very high temperature, to drive a turbine directly.

Subjects: Environmental Science.


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