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  Term: Joint European Torus
  Definition: Large tokamak next to the Culham Laboratory in Oxfordshire, England, commonly owned by the European Community. First reactor to achieve > 1 MW of fusion power, in 1991. Largest tokamak currently in operation (to the best of the editor's knowledge).


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