enrichment enrichment  /ɛn ˈrɪtʃ mənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) act of making fuller or more meaningful or rewarding
  2. (n) a gift that significantly increases the recipient's wealth

Usage(s):

  1. But to call it industrial-scale enrichment is a boast too far.
  2. But Iran has clearly now mastered enrichment technology, producing a steadily growing stockpile of low-enriched uranium.
  3. Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad delivers a speech during a visit to the Natanz uranium enrichment facility some 300 kms south of the capital Tehran.

News

  1. Ruth Reichl, Junot Diaz Headline The Cabin's 2013-2014 Readings and Conversations Series

    Plus Artisans4Hope gets a new home. by Ryan Thorne For more than 10 years, The Cabin has been a source of literary enrichment for Treasure Valley residents. Last season, The Cabin's Readings and Conversations series featured acclaimed writer and New York Times editor Andrew Ross Sorkin, author of the best-selling book, Too Big to Fail, and Firoozeh Dumas, author of Funny in Farsi.… [ Read more ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boise Weekly

  2. Merced's Youth Enrichment Program for youths gets stellar reviews

    It's much more than baby-sitting or child care. The Youth Enrichment Program offered by the Merced City School District recently received high marks in an annual audit-review by the state Department of Education.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Merced Sun-Star

  3. Rutgers enrichment program celebrates first graduates

    Around this time five years ago, Erika Bumbrey, then a rising eighth grader at Camden's Davis Elementary School, heard of a new and potentially life-changing program out of Rutgers University: Future Scholars, a mentoring, support, and enrichment program starting in the summer after seventh grade and lasting through high school.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

Quotes

  1. Mr Miliband, however, said: "This is a human story of five young yachtsmen. It's got nothing to do with politics. It's got nothing to do with [Iran's] nuclear enrichment programme."
    on Dec 1, 2009 By: David Miliband Source: Independent

  2. "Our message to the leaders of Iran is also clear: verifiably suspend your nuclear enrichment, so negotiations can begin," Bush said in excerpts of his State of the Union address to Congress.
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: President Bush Source: Reuters India

  3. "Iran needs to stop enrichment and reprocessing activities because those enriching and reprocessing activities permit, if they are perfected, a state to acquire fissile material for a nuclear weapon," Rice said.
    on Dec 4, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: International Herald Tribune

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