activating activating  /ˈæk tə ˌveɪ tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the activity of causing to have energy and be active
  2. (adj) causing motion or action or change

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The theory is that by activating the virus, then preventing it from returning to hibernation, which is when researchers think it gains strength, it can be completely eradicated.
  2. To get you going when you start to drag, you designate a Power Song, activating it mid-run by holding down the center button.
  3. Still, the findings don't necessarily mean that activating brown fat leads to a trimmer waist.

News

  1. Global Superstar Flo Rida Now Partnering With MusclePharm®.

    DENVER, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MusclePharm Corporation (OTCQB: MSLP), a nutritional supplement company focused on active lifestyles, has signed a deal with international recording artist Flo Rida.  Activating a social media network of over 16 million followers, Flo Rida...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  2. Dual Stiffness Isolation Mount suits moving load applications.

    Offering alternative to active vibration isolation systems, Vibralevel DSM provides both active damping and vibration isolation. Unit eliminates platform tilt by activating stiff mode when load undergoes aggressive move. On signal from machine controller, mount transitions from softer vibration isolation system to stiffer support platform within 500 ms. When move is complete, system reverts to ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Justin Smoak gives Eric Wedge, Mariners option at first

    The Seattle Mariners made an expected and needed roster move before Tuesday’s game, activating first baseman Justin Smoak from the disabled list and optioning infielder Alex Liddi to Tacoma.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Tacoma News Tribune

Quotes

  1. "Iraq's interests in the coming period require expanding and activating the UN mission in Iraq's role on both the humanitarian and political tracks, domestically and regionally," Zebari said.
    on Aug 10, 2007 By: Hoshyar Zebari Source: Earthtimes.org

  2. "Many of these areas are also drought-declared," Ms Bligh said. "Activating flood assistance does mean the drought is over. It recognises that flood damage has been reported in these areas and makes assistance available."
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: Anna Bligh Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "We have not fully developed this proposal, but the idea was we would go forward with the negotiations, we would complete the negotiations, we would develop the sites, build the sites, but perhaps delay activating them until there was concrete proof...
    on Oct 23, 2007 By: Robert Gates Source: International Herald Tribune

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