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Nuclear Power, n. A means of using nuclear rather than chemical
reactions to generate electricity, which is orders of magnitude more
efficient. A nuclear plant's waste is contained in a bushel sized
encasement rather than emitted ton upon ton upon ton by billowing
smokestacks. It is, pound for pound, worse than any other known
residue, but minute in amount, well-contained and easy to deal with; a
coal burning plant incidentally generates higher levels of radioactive
waste, which are not considered worth paying attention to in the
shadow of the damage done through carbon dioxide, soot, and so on. The
one weakness of nuclear power is expense; it costs more per
kilowatt-hour than any other widely used method of generating
electricity. Nuclear power is staunchly supported by most
conservatives and adamantly opposed by most environmentalists.

-- Hayward's Unabridged Dictionary



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