ACT

A reading of the amount of time it takes the blood to clot.

Act

1) What an actor does. 2) Segments of a performance, usually separated by an interval. So the first part is Act 1, the second Act 2, and so on.

Act

A Bill which has been made law.
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Act

Act or ACT may mean: ==Act== Acts may mean: ==ACT== === Business === === Entertainment === === Government === === Medicine === === Organisation === === Science and technology === === Sport === === Transport === ...
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Act

“To do” or “to make;” to move toward the achievement of an end; to engage a potency; to bring into being. It is the movement or work of an efficient cause.
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Act

(in Scholasticism) (1) Operation; as, intellect's act. In this sense, it is generally referred to as second act (see below). (2) That which determines or perfects a thing; as rationality perfects animality. Commanded: An act, originating in the will but executed by some other power; as walking. Elicited: The proper and immediate act of the will, a....
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act

[n] - a manifestation of insincerity 2. [n] - a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet 3. [n] - a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program 4. [n] - a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body 5. [n] - something that people do or cause to happen 6....
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Act

• (n.) That which is done or doing; the exercise of power, or the effect, of which power exerted is the cause; a performance; a deed. • (n.) The result of public deliberation; the decision or determination of a legislative body, council, court of justice, etc.; a decree, edit, law, judgment, resolve, award; as, an act of Parliament, or of...
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act

bit noun a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program; `he did his act three times every evening`; `she had a catchy little routine`; `it was one of the best numbers he ever did`
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act

noun a subdivision of a play or opera or ballet
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ACT

[audio format] ACT is a lossy ADPCM 8 kbit/s compressed audio format recorded by most Chinese MP3 and MP4 players with a recording function, and voice recorders. However, many models of recorder that use the ACT format do so only for their lowest-quality recording setting; if the quality setting is increased then a different format such as ...
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Act

[document] An act is an instrument that records a fact or something that has been said, done, or agreed. Acts generally take the form of legal instruments of writing that have probative value and executory force. They are usually accepted as self-authenticating demonstrative evidence in court proceedings, though with the precarious status o...
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Act

[drama] An act is a division or unit of a drama. The number of acts in a production can range from one to five or more, depending on how a writer structures the outline of the story. The length of time for an act to be performed usually ranges from 30 to 90 minutes, but may be as few as 10. The term can also be used for major sections of ot...
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ACT

[NASDAQ] ACT, or Automated Confirmation of Transactions, is a system for reporting and clearing trades in the over-the-counter (OTC) and NASDAQ securities markets. In contrast to Qualified Special Representative (QSR) clearing via the National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC), which requires multiple relationships between brokers, dea...
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ACT

[test] The ACT (iː {respell|ay-see-tee}; originally an abbreviation of American College Testing) college readiness assessment is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions in the United States produced by ACT, Inc. It was first administered in November 1959 by Everett Franklin Lindquist as a competitor to the Co...
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Act

Act (ăkt) noun [ Latin actus , from agere to drive, do: confer French acte . See Agent .] 1. That which is done or doing; the exercise of power, or the effect, of which power exerted is the cause; a performance; a deed. « That best portion of a good man's...
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Act

Act intransitive verb 1. To exert power; to produce an effect; as, the stomach acts upon food. 2. To perform actions; to fulfill functions; to put forth energy; to move, as opposed to remaining at rest; to carry into effect a determination of the will. « He hangs between, ...
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Act

Act transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Acted ; present participle & verbal noun Acting .] [ Latin actus , past participle of agere to drive, lead, do; but influenced by English act , noun ] 1. To ...
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ACT

1. American College of Theriogenologists; 2. Activated coagulation time
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act

1. That which is done or doing; the exercise of power, or the effect, of which power exerted is the cause; a performance; a deed. 'That best portion of a good man's life, His little, nameless, unremembered acts Of kindness and of love.' (Wordsworth) Hence, in specific uses: ... The result of public deliberation; the decision or determination of a l...
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Act

A collection of scenes in a play. A theater production is split into a certain number of acts.
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Act

A comic’s current body of work on stage, comprised of various Bits (see below). `I used to be really crazy on stage, but my act these days is a lot more observational.”
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Act

A major division in a play. Often, individual acts are divided into smaller units (scenes') that all
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ACT

A standardized external battery of tests administered by the American College Testing Program and covering English, mathematics, reading and science reasoning. The tests are designed to assess the student's educational development and readiness for college-level study and may used by institutions in lieu of the SAT.
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act

abbreviation: activity
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