activity

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partner in criminal activity accessory , accomplice , confederate , henchman
responsibility to someone or for some activity accountability , answerability , answerableness
antihypertensive drug that blocks the formation of angiotensin in the kidney, leading to relaxation of the arteries; promotes the excretion of salt and water by inhibiting the activity of the angiotensin converting enzyme; also used to treat congestive he ACE inhibitor , angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor
most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field action
stimulate motion or activity activate , actuate , animate , invigorate , vivify
activity of causing to have energy and be active activating , activation , energizing
stimulation of activity in an organism or chemical activation
(biology) any agency bringing about activation; a molecule that increases the activity of an enzyme or a protein that increases the production of a gene product in DNA transcription activator
chemical agent capable of activity active , active agent
activity that transgresses moral or civil law actus reus , misconduct , wrongdoing , wrongful conduct
increase in activity of the adrenal glands just before puberty adrenarche
steroid having androgenic activity; obtained from the cortex of the adrenal gland adrenosterone
activity of designing and constructing aircraft aeronautical engineering
(zoology) cessation or slowing of activity during the summer; especially slowing of metabolism in some animals during a hot or dry period aestivation , estivation
agent of illegal activity agent provocateur
activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose aid , assist , assistance , help
characterized by much activity alive
field or scope of activity ambit , compass , orbit , reach
activity that is diverting and that holds the attention amusement , entertainment
psychosurgery in which amygdaloid fibers that mediate limbic system activity are severed (in cases of extreme uncontrollable violence) amygdalotomy
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