Definition of Thermonuclear reaction

1. Noun. A nuclear fusion reaction taking place at very high temperatures (as in the sun).

Specialized synonyms: Carbon Cycle
Generic synonyms: Fusion, Nuclear Fusion, Nuclear Fusion Reaction



Medical Definition of Thermonuclear reaction

1. See thermonuclear fusion, above. (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thermonuclear Reaction

thermometrically
thermometries
thermometrograph
thermometry
thermomolecular
thermomultiplier
thermomultipliers
thermonatrite
thermoneurosis
thermoneutral
thermoneutrality
thermonuclear
thermonuclear bomb
thermonuclear conditions
thermonuclear fusion
thermonuclear reaction (current term)
thermonuclear reactor
thermonuclear warhead
thermonuclear weapon
thermonuclear weapons
thermonuclearly
thermopane
thermopanes
thermoparticulate
thermopause
thermopauses
thermopenetration
thermoperiodism
thermophile
thermophiles

Literary usage of Thermonuclear reaction

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1. The Civilization of Illiteracy by Mihai Nadin (1997)
"Our knowledge of phenomena such as nuclear fusion, thermonuclear reaction, stellar explosions, genes and genetic codes, and complex dynamic systems is no ..."

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