Meaning of REPROCESS in English



Pronunciation: ( ˌ )r ē - ' prä- ˌ ses, - ' pr ō -, -s ə s

Function: transitive verb

Date: 1921

: to subject to a special process or treatment in preparation for reuse especially : to extract uranium and plutonium from (the spent fuel rods of a nuclear reactor) for use again as fuel

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