Downcomer Region

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Boiling Water Reactors - Description of Major Components and Systems - Condensate and Feedwater
... The feedwater enters into the downcomer region and combines with water exiting the water separators ... This water now flows down the downcomer region, which is separated from the core by a tall shroud ... The height of this region may be increased to increase the thermal natural recirculation pumping head ...

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