Activity

  • 1 Activity — may mean: *action, in general *physical activity * Activity , an alternative name for the game charades * Activity , a task. * Activity , the ability of a piece to influence the game in chess * Activity , the rate of a catalytic reaction, such as …

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  • 2 Activity — est une commande Linux utilisée pour améliorer l efficacité d une entreprise dans la gestion de son personnel. Son fonctionnement est basé sur l historique des commandes tapées dans un terminal et sur le temps total d occupation du processeur de… …

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  • 3 Activity — Daten zum Spiel Autor Ulrike und Paul Catty, Maria und Josef Ernst Führer Verlag Piatnik (1990), Discovery Toys (1995) Erscheinungsjahr 1990 Art Gesellschaftsspiel Mitspieler …

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  • 4 activity — UK US /ækˈtɪvəti/ noun ► [U] a situation in which a lot of things are happening or being done: business/commercial/economic activity »Any conflict has the potential to disrupt business activity. »manufacturing/marketing/trading activity… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 Activity — Ac*tiv i*ty, n.; pl. {Activities}. [Cf. F. activit[ e], LL. activitas.] The state or quality of being active; nimbleness; agility; vigorous action or operation; energy; active force; as, an increasing variety of human activities. The activity of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 activity — [n1] state of being active action, activeness, animation, bustle, enterprise, exercise, exertion, hustle, labor, life, liveliness, motion, movement; concepts 1,748 Ant. idleness, immobility, inactivity, indolence, inertia, laziness, sluggishness… …

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  • 7 activity — [ak tiv′ə tē] n. pl. activities 1. the quality or state of being active; action 2. energetic action; liveliness; alertness 3. a normal function of the body or mind 4. an active force 5. any specific action or pursuit [recreational activities] …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Activity — Activity. См. Активность. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 9 Activity — См. Активность Термины атомной энергетики. Концерн Росэнергоатом, 2010 …

    Термины атомной энергетики

  • 10 activity — I noun assignment, campaign, cause, crusade, drive, endeavor, enterprise, function, interest, movement, operation, pursuit, undertaking, venture, work II index agency (legal relationship), business (affair) …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 activity — (n.) c.1400, active or secular life, from O.Fr. activité, from M.L. activitatem (nom. activitas), a word in Scholastic philosophy, from L. activus (see ACTIVE (Cf. active)). Meaning state of being active, briskness, liveliness recorded from… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 activity — A named process, function, or task that occurs over time and has recognizable results. Activities use up assigned resources to produce postal products and services. Activities combine to form USPS business processes …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 13 activity — ► NOUN (pl. activities) 1) a condition in which things are happening or being done. 2) busy or vigorous action or movement. 3) an action taken in pursuit of an objective. 4) a recreational pursuit. 5) the degree to which something displays its… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 14 activity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ frantic, frenetic, heightened, increased, intense ▪ The scene was one of frenetic activity. ▪ criminal, illegal …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 15 activity — n. 1) to engage in, participate in, take part in an activity (all students take part in extracurricular activities) 2) to resume one s activities 3) to break off, terminate an activity 4) to curb; paralyze activity (business activity was… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 16 activity — /ak tiv i tee/, n., pl. activities. 1. the state or quality of being active: There was not much activity in the stock market today. He doesn t have enough physical activity in his life. 2. a specific deed, action, function, or sphere of action:… …

    Universalium

  • 17 Activity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Activity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 activity activity Sgm: N 1 briskness briskness liveliness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 animation animation life vivacity spirit dash energy …

    English dictionary for students

  • 18 activity — ac|tiv|i|ty W1S1 [ækˈtıvıti] n plural activities 1.) [C usually plural] something that you do because you enjoy it leisure/recreation/outdoor/cultural etc activities ▪ outdoor activities such as hiking or climbing 2.) [U and C] things that people …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 activity */*/*/ — UK [ækˈtɪvətɪ] / US noun Word forms activity : singular activity plural activities 1) [uncountable] things that people do These environmental changes are the result of human activity. Economic activity was greater during the first part of the… …

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  • 20 activity — /æk tɪvɪti/ noun the fact of being active or busy ● a low level of business activity ● There was a lot of activity on the Stock Exchange. ♦ monthly activity report a report by a department on what has been done during the past month ▪▪▪… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance