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Individual plant examination (IPE) The term 'Individual plant examination (IPE)' as it applies to the area of nuclear science can be defined as ' As requested by the NRC in Generic Letter 88-20, 'Individual Plant Examination for Severe Accident Vulnerabilities' (November 23, 1988), a risk analysis that considers the unique aspects of a particular nuclear power plant, identifying the specific vulnerabilities to severe accident of that plant. '.
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