Definition of yellowcake
: partially refined uranium ore that is often used as an intermediate step in the production of nuclear weapons
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In essence, getting the intelligence agencies to doctor the Benghazi report — and arguably Bush’s team spinning yellowcake and WMD stories in Iraq — show how partisan these agencies have become.
Wilson, a former diplomat in Iraq and Niger, had been dispatched to Niger to investigate if the African nation knew anything about sketchy intelligence that Iraq had attempted to buy yellowcake ore.
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