Examples of decommission in a Sentence
Several military bases are scheduled to be decommissioned.
The government is decommissioning the nuclear power plant.
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Turbine 5 remains down for repairs and Turbine 2 was decommissioned decades ago.
My father sold his share of The Ship in the mid ’50s and the bar continued until Nov. 25, 1995, when The Ship was decommissioned and her berth was taken by the city to make room for Ilus Davis Park.
Not only is the island on its way to changes, but the mail ship will eventually be decommissioned.
The former fighters of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC, decommissioned the last of their weapons in recent weeks, under a historic accord ending Latin America’s longest-running guerrilla war.
The money could prevent five fire rigs from being decommissioned, with 15 firefighters per apparatus, city budget director Dennis Yaccarino said.
Kraft added the problem is bigger than just Zion, saying the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has not enforced sufficient accounting standards on decommissioning projects.
Workers are still in the process of decommissioning the reactors in the nuclear power plant.
As other states have decommissioned reactors without replacing them, the world has begun looking to nations like China and Russia.
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