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Active

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active
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very active
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English Definitions

active
N
chemical agent capable of activity
active
N
the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb
active
N
a person who is a participating member of an organization
active
tending to become more severe or wider in scope
active
engaged in or ready for military or naval operations
active
disposed to take action or effectuate change
active
taking part in an activity
active
characterized by energetic activity
active
exerting influence or producing a change or effect
active
full of activity or engaged in continuous activity
active
in operation
active
(of the sun) characterized by an increased occurrence of sunspots and flares and radio emissions
active
expressing that the subject of the sentence has the semantic function of actor:
active
(used of verbs (e.g. `to run') and participial adjectives (e.g. `running' in `running water')) expressing action rather than a state of being
active
(of e.g. volcanos) capable of erupting
active
(of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt
active
engaged in full-time work
active agent
N
chemical agent capable of activity
active air defense
N
air defense by the use aircraft or missiles or artillery or electronic countermeasures
N
an application that is currently running and in the foreground
active birth
N
childbirth during which the mother is encouraged to be an active participant
active citizen
N
a citizen who takes an active role in the community (as in crime prevention and neighborhood watch)
active immunity
N
a form of acquired immunity in which the body produces its own antibodies against disease-causing antigens
active matrix screen
N
a type of LCD screen used for some portable computers; there is a separate circuit for each pixel
active placebo
N
a placebo used in experimental tests of a drug that has noticeable side effects
active site
N
the part of an enzyme or antibody where the chemical reaction occurs
active transport
N
transport of a substance (as a protein or drug) across a cell membrane against the concentration gradient; requires an expenditure of energy
active trust
N
a trust in which the trustee must perform certain duties
active voice
N
the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb
actively
in an active manner
activeness
N
the state of being active
activeness
N
the trait of being active; moving or acting rapidly and energetically
N
attire worn for sport or for casual wear
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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