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Latest North Anna Nuclear Generating Station Stories

2011-04-17 00:29:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Apparent tornado damages switchyard adjacent to nuclear unitsDominion Virginia Power crews have restored off-site power to station Back-up diesel generators functioning to supplement electrical supplyUnits are in a safe and stable conditionDominion Virginia Power reported Saturday evening that an apparent tornado touched down on the switchyard supporting Surry Power Station and the facility's access road, and cut off the electrical feed from the...

2011-02-24 13:23:00

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fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]