HyperDic: pwr

English > 1 sense of the word PWR:
NOUNartifactPWR, pressurized water reactora nuclear reactor that uses water as a coolant and moderator
English > PWR: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA nuclear reactor that uses water as a coolant and moderator; the steam produced can drive a steam turbine.
Synonympressurized water reactor
Broaderwater-cooled reactornuclear reactor using water as a coolant
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