atomic energy

noun

Definition of atomic energy

physics
:energy that is created by splitting apart the nuclei of atoms :nuclear energy

Word by Word Definitions

atomic play
  1. : of, relating to, or concerned with atoms

  2. : nuclear

  3. : marked by acceptance of the theory of atomism

energy play
  1. : dynamic quality

  2. : the capacity of acting or being active

  3. : a usually positive spiritual force


Medical Dictionary

atomic energy

noun

medical Definition of atomic energy

:energy that can be liberated by changes in the nucleus of an atom (as by fission of a heavy nucleus or fusion of light nuclei into heavier ones with accompanying loss of mass)

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