Atomic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈtɑːmɪk|  American pronunciation of the word atomic
Brit.  |əˈtɒmɪk|  British pronunciation of the word atomic

adjective

- immeasurably small

Examples

...made atomic adjustments to the clock's mechanism to keep it from whirring as it ran...

The international agency polices the development of atomic energy facilities.

The scientists who created the world's first atomic bomb

The first atomic bomb was detonated in 1945.

an atomic explosion with a force of several megatons

...a subterranean bunker that supposedly could withstand even an atomic blast...

Scientists first conceived the idea of the atomic bomb in the 1930's.

Far sooner than anyone thought possible, the Russians exploded an atomic bomb.

Hiroshima was nearly obliterated by the atomic bomb.

Will atomic weapons deter powerful nations from war?

Whichever nation explodes an atomic bomb will engage the whole world in war.

International Atomic Energy Agency

Atomic Energy Authority

There is no shortage of financial firepower to fund atomic research.

the atomic reactor used a gas coolant

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