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atomic cocktail

1. In medicine, a liquid solution that contains one or more radioactive elements, which is swallowed orally and used in the diagnosis and/or treatment of disorders, especially cancer and diseases of the thyroid. We are just going to administer a sort of atomic cocktail to track the disease's progress. That way, we can better gauge what course of action to take.
2. An alcoholic drink composed of vodka, brandy, champagne, and sherry. Created in Las Vegas, Nevada, and named after the nuclear tests conducted in the state during the 1950s. Barkeep, I want something that will knock my socks off. Fix me an atomic cocktail!
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atomic wedgie

slang A very severe wedgie, a maneuver in which someone's underwear is yanked up from behind until it is wedged between their buttocks, typically as a prank. Come on, let's give that nerd an atomic wedgie!
See also: atomic, wedgie

atomic wedgie

n. an instance of pulling someone’s underpants up very tightly—from the rear—so that the cloth is pulled between the victim’s buttocks; a severe wedgie or melvin. I’m going to sneak up behind Bob and give him an atomic wedgie.
See also: atomic, wedgie
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In developing the design into production hardware, General Atomics reduced the weight to 52 kg.
The 24,000 square foot training academy and hangar represents nearly $30 million of investment by General Atomics. The company began operating out of a temporary facility in 2016, having trained 55 crew to date, and has grown more than 40 full-time staff at its Grand Sky location.
General Atomics is a privately held group of companies engaged in advanced research, technology, products and systems for the energy and defense sectors.
Snyder, a theoretical plasma physicist at General Atomics (GA), is the recipient of the 2004 General Atomics Marshall Rosenbluth Fusion Theory Award.
We are proud to manufacture the landing gear of the innovative Predator B system for General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, said Michiel van der Maat, vice president of Fokker Technologies, our teams have been working closely together to achieve this great milestone.
The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division awarded General Atomics (GA) a contract for the System Development and Demonstration phase of the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System (EMALS).
General Atomics has been awarded an Air Force contract for MQ-9 Reaper technology maturation.
fusion community lost two of its early researchers recently, Bill Barr (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) and Torkil Jensen (General Atomics).
General Atomics has won a one-year, $310 million contract to provide logistics support services for the U.S.
Genera Atomics in San Diego is seeking candidates for the 2004 General Atomics (GA) Rosenbluth Award for Fusion Theory for scientists in their early careers.
Under the USD35.7 million deal, Northrop Grumman joins Boeing, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc, and Lockheed Martin refine the MQ-25 concept before the engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) contract.
General Atomics aeronautical systems arm has secured a potential one-year, $44 million contract to conduct risk reduction programs for the U.S.
A High Average Power Laser (HAPL) Workshop was held at General Atomics, April 4-5, 2002.
A General Atomics is in receipt of a potential one-year, $17.3 million contract modification.
Tokamak Planning Workshop will take place June 10-12, 2002 at General Atomics, San Diego, California.