Definition of Nuclear fusion reaction
1. Noun. A nuclear reaction in which nuclei combine to form more massive nuclei with the simultaneous release of energy.
Specialized synonyms: Cold Fusion, Thermonuclear Reaction
Generic synonyms: Nuclear Reaction
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Literary usage of Nuclear fusion reaction
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1. Basic Studies in the Field of High-Temperature Engineering: Third by Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Nihon Genshiryoku Kenkyūjo, Nuclear Energy Agency (2004)
"... to measure nuclear photon intensity (being proportional to a nuclear fusion reaction rate) and a particle flux incoming to the first wall [2-5]. ..."
2. Energy by Katy Allen (2002)
"A nuclear fusion reaction produces the sun's energy. The law of conservation of energy states that energy can be transformed from one form to another, ..."