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cold fusion

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcold fusionˌcold ˈfusion noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 a type of nuclear fusion (=the joining together of the centre of two atoms, which releases energy) which some scientists believe can happen at extremely low temperatures, but which other scientists believe is impossible
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cold fusionFleischmann and Pons thought that they could achieve cold fusion by another route.That is what happened when the news of cold fusion erupted.The cold fusion controversy provides a vivid illustration.
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