nuclear reaction definition

  • noun:
    • A reaction, as with fission, fusion, or radioactive decay, that alters the vitality, composition, or structure of an atomic nucleus.
    • a procedure for instance the fission of an atomic nucleus, or even the fusion of 1 or even more atomic nuclei and / or subatomic particles where number of protons and neutrons in a nucleus modifications; the effect items may consist of another factor or an alternative isotope of the same element
    • A process that alters the energy or construction or composition of an atomic nucleus.
    • (physics) a process that alters the energy or construction or composition of atomic nuclei

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