What does Activation mean?

Definitions for Activation

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Activation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. activation(noun)

    stimulation of activity in an organism or chemical

  2. energizing, activating, activation(noun)

    the activity of causing to have energy and be active

  3. activation(noun)

    making active and effective (as a bomb)


  1. activation(Noun)

    Making active and effective.

  2. activation(Noun)

    The process of making a radioisotope by bombarding a stable element with neutrons or protons.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. activation

    Order to active duty (other than for training) in the federal service. See also active duty; federal service.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Activation in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Activation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brandon A. Trean:

    The highest form of medicine is the simplest and most honest activation of the placebo effect via self-induction.

  2. John Hutton:

    Home reading environment was positively associated with greater activation of brain areas known to support mental imagery.

  3. Van Cauter:

    Obesity is the major cause of insulin resistance, insulin resistance could also result from an activation of stress-responsive pathways which tend to antagonize the action of insulin.

  4. Roozbeh Jafari:

    We decode the muscle activities we are capturing from the wrist. Some of it is coming from the fingers indirectly because if I happen to keep my fist like this versus this, the muscle activation is going to be a little different.

  5. John Hutton:

    To understand the story, the children are required to use their imaginations to ‘see’ what is happening, for comprehension, home reading environment was positively associated with greater activation of brain areas known to support mental imagery.

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