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Definition of Enriched uranium

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processed radioactive element used in nuclear reactors and atomic bombs
Enriched uranium Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
EIA Energy Glossary
Uranium in which the U-235 isotope concentration has been increased to greater than the 0.711 percent U-235 (by weight) present in natural uranium.
Source: Energy Information Administration, 2006
Enriched uranium Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Enriched uranium is a type of uranium in which the percent composition of uranium-235 has been increased through the process of isotope separation. Natural uranium is 99.284% 238U isotope, with 235U only constituting about 0.711% of its weight. 235U is the only nuclide existing in nature (in any appreciable amount) that is fissile with thermal neutrons.

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Enriched uranium Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
CDC Radiological Terms
uranium in which the proportion of the isotope uranium-235 has been increased by removing uranium-238 mechanically. See also depleted uranium.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ( About )