uranium hexafluoride

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uranium hexafluoride (plural uranium hexafluorides)

  1. (chemistry) a binary compound of uranium and fluorine, UF6; it is a grey solid, or heavy gas, and is used in the uranium enrichment process to produce fuel for nuclear reactors or nuclear weapons

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