Definition of Transuranic

1. Adjective. Having an atomic number greater than 92.

Partainyms: Uranium



Definition of Transuranic

1. Adjective. (chemistry) lying beyond uranium in the periodic table; having an atomic number greater than 92 ¹

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Definition of Transuranic

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transuranic

transudations
transudatory
transude
transuded
transudes
transuding
transulfurase
transume
transumed
transumes
transuming
transumpt
transumption
transumptive
transumpts
transuranic (current term)
transuranic element
transuranics
transuranium
transuranium element
transureteroureteral anastomosis
transureteroureterostomy
transurethral
transurethral resection
transurethral resection of the prostate
transurethral resection syndrome
transurethrally
transvaalin

Literary usage of Transuranic

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1. Department of Energy: Accelerated Closure of Rocky Flats: Status and Obstacles by Victor S. Rezendes (1999)
"transuranic mixed waste contains hazardous as well as radioactive materials. The contractor at Rocky Flats plans to dispose of ..."

2. Nuclear Waste: Uncertainties About Opening Waste Isolation Pilot Plant by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"The nuclear wastes managed at the site include transuranic waste, low-level waste ... Ofthat amount, the cost of preparing transuranic waste for disposal is ..."

3. Closing the Circle on the Splitting of the Atom: The Environmental Legacy of by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"Progress in Managing transuranic Waste In recent years. the Department of Energy has ... transuranic waste has not always been stored with adequate safety. ..."

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