nuclear energy definition

  • noun:
    • the vitality circulated by a nuclear response, particularly by fission or fusion.
    • Nuclear power viewed as a source of energy. Also referred to as atomic power.
    • the vitality introduced by a nuclear effect; either through nuclear fission or nuclear fusion
    • these types of power used as an electric resource
    • Energy derived from atomic responses; -- utilized currently particularly of electric power produced in atomic reactors, but encompassing additionally fusion power.
    • the power released by a nuclear reaction

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