Definition of coaction in English:


Line breaks: co|action
Pronunciation: /kəʊˈakʃ(ə)n


[mass noun]
The action or process of working or acting together; cooperation.
More example sentences
  • The truth is, man's original dispositions are spontaneous; they subsist and operate in him freely, without co-action.
  • I am persuaded a more powerful impulse to polytheism arises from the co-action of two natural principles in the absence of a knowledge of God in Christ.
  • 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.



More example sentences
  • The most capable member in a coactive task should not be concerned with compensating for the partner's lower performance because there is no team outcome.
  • Coactive persuasion refers to all communication efforts that emphasize similarities between persuader and the audience.
  • Baseball is a good example of a sport that is both coactive and interactive.

Definition of coaction in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day bimble
Pronunciation: ˈbɪmb(ə)l
walk or travel at a leisurely pace