Chernobyl definition

  • others:
    • A city of north-central Ukraine near the border of Belarus. It was evacuated and remains uninhabited because of a significant nuclear power-plant accident nearby on April 16, 1986.
  • proper-noun:
    • An abandoned city in north Ukraine, known as the site of a nuclear accident.
  • noun:
    • an important nuclear-energy accident.
    • a city in north central Ukraine; site of a major tragedy at a nuclear power-plant (26 April 1986)

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