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megaton

meg·a·ton

megaton

 
pronunciation:
me g tuhn
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: a unit of power used in measuring the force of nuclear weapons, equal to the explosive force of a million tons of TNT.
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derivation: megatonnage (n.)
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