activation

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activation (countable and uncountable, plural activations)

  1. Making active and effective; bringing into a state of activity.
  2. (physics) The process of making a radioisotope by bombarding a stable element with neutrons or protons.
  3. (biochemistry) The process through which molecules are made able to react.

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Etymology[edit]

activer (to activate) +‎ -ation

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  • IPA(key): /ak.ti.va.sjɔ̃/
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activation f (plural activations)

  1. activation

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