Definitions for Activation
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ac•ti•vateˈæk təˌveɪt(v.t.)-vat•ed, -vat•ing.
to make active.
Physics. to render more reactive; excite: to induce radioactivity.
to activate a molecule.
Chem. to make (carbon, a catalyst, etc.) more active. to hasten (reactions), as by heating.
to place (a military unit) on an active status.
Origin of activate:
stimulation of activity in an organism or chemical
energizing, activating, activation(noun)
the activity of causing to have energy and be active
making active and effective (as a bomb)
Making active and effective.
The process of making a radioisotope by bombarding a stable element with neutrons or protons.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Order to active duty (other than for training) in the federal service. See also active duty; federal service.
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