A person who behaves in response to a suggestion, stimulation or some other influence. (noun)
A structure used to contain chemical or other reactions. (noun)
A device which uses atomic energy to produce heat. (noun)
A chemical substance which responds to the presence or contact with another substance. (noun)
Examples of word reactor
The â€œconstruction jobsâ€ â€˜createdâ€™ to build the nuclear reactor *** ARE *** counted as â€œgreen jobsâ€ since the reactor is a green source of electricity.
Also, due to the latent radioactivity in the reactor core, the decommissioning of a reactor is a slow process which has to take place in stages; the plans of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority for decommissioning reactors have an average 50 year time frame.
This reactor is an excellent and elegant solution to the non-polluting heat source problem.
EDF said that while the future of the third Calvert Cliffs reactor is unclear, it "remains committed to pursuing new nuclear [power plants] in the U.S."
Once the reactor is built, the several thousand construction jobs are ended â€” leaving a residual of only perhaps 600 permanent jobs.