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    Why is `heavy water` preferred to `normal water` for using as a coolant in a nuclear reactor?

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    1. Heavy water has a higher specific heat capacity than normal water.
    2. Normal water becomes radioactive on coming in contact with the fast-moving neutrons during fission process whereas heavy water does not.
    3. Heavy water can also be used as a moderator in the same reactor.
    4. Heavy water has more viscosity than normal water.
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