1 (def 11).
noun 1. the container surrounding and protecting the core of a nuclear reactor.
[reed] /rid/ verb (used with object), read [red] /rɛd/ (Show IPA), reading [ree-ding] /ˈri dɪŋ/ (Show IPA) 1. to look at carefully so as to understand the meaning of (something written, printed, etc.): to read a book; to read music. 2. to utter aloud or render in speech (something written, printed, etc.): reading a story […]
[ree-duh-bil-i-tee] /ˌri dəˈbɪl ɪ ti/ noun 1. Also, readableness. the state or quality of being . 2. Typography. the property of type that affects the ease with which printed matter can be read for a sustained period. Compare (def 2). n. 1829, from readable + -ity.
[ree-duh-buh l] /ˈri də bəl/ adjective 1. easy or interesting to . 2. capable of being ; legible: readable handwriting. 3. pertaining to letter mail with addresses and zip codes capable of being by optical scanning devices. /ˈriːdəbəl/ adjective 1. (of handwriting, etc) able to be read or deciphered; legible 2. (of style of writing) […]