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Magnetic confinement fusion

Magnetic confinement fusion

(Science: physics) method of fusion which uses magnetic fields / magnetic bottles to confine a hot plasma until fusion occurs.


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... Thus the feasibility of a practical fusion power plant is still to be proved. Still, ... devices called tokamaks, which use twisting magnetic field lines to confine hot plasmas. In ... waves that usually spring leaks in the confinement. The potential payoff of such research ...

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