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Antonyms for nonfissile

not fissile


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A Sandia National Laboratories, researcher has developed a simulation program that tracks illicit trade in fissile and nonfissile radiological material to predict those building the next nuclear weapon.
8] If breeder reactors become practical they will be able to make plutonium from nonfissile uranium and fissile uranium from thorium, which is three times as plentiful as uranium.
According to one report, Iranian agents are known to have tried to buy nonfissile but radioactive nuclear material originating in the former Soviet Union.
But, nonfissile radioactive materials dispersed by conventional explosive or even released accidentally could cause damage to property and the environment, and cause social, political, and economic disruption.
It does this by transforming nonfissile uranium-238--the most prevalent natural form of uranium -- into fissionable plutonium.