Definition of coaction in English:

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coaction

Pronunciation: /kəʊˈakʃ(ə)n/

noun

[mass noun]
The action or process of working or acting together; cooperation.
Example sentences
  • UV exerts its action through the coaction of UV photoreceptors and photoreceptors in the visible region.
  • The materialist logic of neorealism supposes that units come first, that their coaction makes a structured system.
  • The dataset indicates that the bottom mixed layer itself and in coaction with passing internal waves effectively controls the communication between interior water column and sediment.

Derivatives

coactive

Pronunciation: /kəʊˈaktɪv/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Examples of coactive systems include open source software development, wiki communities, social news aggregators, and many others.
  • Baseball is a good example of a sport that is both coactive and interactive.
  • Our company or fellowship ought not to be co-active, but voluntary and free.
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