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enriched

1 (in nutrition) pertaining to foods to which vitamins or minerals have been added within limits specified by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, usually to replace nutrients lost during processing. For example, enriched grain products have four B vitamins (B1, B2, B3, and folic acid) and iron added.
2 (in chemistry) pertaining to a substance containing a proportion of isotope greater than that found in the naturally occurring form of the same element.
3 (in chemistry) pertaining to a compound containing a greater proportion of one of two possible forms.

enriched

Having something extra added. For example, vitamins or minerals may be added to a food in order to enrich it.
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Arai and colleagues exposed 15-day-old ras-grf mice to an enriched environment for two weeks.
Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) quoted the head of Iran's nuclear department, Ali Akbar Salehi, as saying that machines, which were earlier producing 20 percent enriched uranium, will now be engaged in producing low-level enriched uranium, Fox News reports.
Iran has not explained why it continues to make any 20 percent enriched uranium.
Iran insists that it has no intention to develop nuclear weapons and its program to produce 20 percent enriched uranium is intended to supply fuel to a medical research reactor.
At the UN, Netanyahu drew that line at one bomb's worth of 20% enriched uranium.
TEHRAN: Iran plans to produce the first of its own enriched nuclear fuel within five months, Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said Monday, the official IRNA news agency reported.
will also provide USD 60 million to Ukraine for the removal of highly enriched uranium from its territory.
To compensate Ukraine's loss of highly enriched uranium, the United States have offered Ukraine new technology which would enable its scientists to conduct studies on low-enriched uranium.
Ethically conscious consumers who had switched from battery cage eggs might be tempted to switch back to cage eggs because they thought enriched cages offered vastly improved animal welfare standards, the group said.
But they cannot use enriched uranium to build weapons of mass destruction.
According to him,Aahis countryAacould not let its Tehran Research Reactor, which needs 20-percent enriched uranium, run out of fuel because it produces medical radioisotopes for some 850,000 patients in Iran.
Summary: President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad boasted Iran was now a nuclear nation as he announced on Thursday the production of its first highly enriched uranium on the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic