fusion bomb definition

  • noun:
    • A nuclear bomb, especially a hydrogen bomb, that derives its released energy principally from fusion responses among light nuclei.
    • An atomic bomb that utilizes atomic fusion as a source of energy; a hydrogen bomb
    • a nuclear gun that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at large conditions to form helium
    • A nuclear bomb, specifically a hydrogen bomb, that derives its released power principally from fusion responses among light nuclei.
    • An atomic bomb that uses atomic fusion as a source of energy; a hydrogen bomb
    • a nuclear tool that releases atomic energy by union of light (hydrogen) nuclei at high temperatures to form helium

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