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This glossary has been designed so that you can learn the vitals about nuclear power in words and pictures simply by following through the ABCs.

This glossary as been designed to be best viewed at a screen resolution of 1024 by 768 dots, in a full color mode.

Over 300 documents, and at least as many web sites, were researched for this presentation. Images have been presented from over 50 books, magazines, and web sites on nuclear issues, which have been published by all sides in the past century.

So please enjoy! Anyone with pictures you would like to see added, please let me know what you've got and what format they are in! Thank you in advance.

Russell Hoffman

Concerned Citizen

Carlsbad, CA

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Internet Glossary of Nuclear Terminology:

First published July, 2002

This is a work in progress.