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pro'ton-pro'ton chain"



Pronunciation: (prō'ton-prō'ton), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/proton-proton-chain.html on line 71 [key] Physics.,Astron.
a series of thermonuclear reactions, responsible for the energy production in stars like the sun, in which the nuclei of hydrogen atoms are transformed into helium nuclei by sequential addition of single hydrogen nuclei.

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