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in·ter·ac·tion

 (ĭn′tər-ăk′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of interacting.
b. The state of undergoing interaction.

interaction

(ˌɪntərˈækʃən)
n
1. a mutual or reciprocal action or influence
2. (General Physics) physics the transfer of energy between elementary particles, between a particle and a field, or between fields. See strong interaction, electromagnetic interaction, fundamental interaction, gravitational interaction, weak interaction, electroweak interaction
ˌinterˈactional adj

in•ter•ac•tion

(ˌɪn tərˈæk ʃən)

n.
reciprocal action, effect, or influence.
[1825–35]
in`ter•ac′tion•al, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interaction - a mutual or reciprocal actioninteraction - a mutual or reciprocal action; interacting
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
interplay - reciprocal action and reaction
contact - close interaction; "they kept in daily contact"; "they claimed that they had been in contact with extraterrestrial beings"
interchange, reciprocation, give-and-take - mutual interaction; the activity of reciprocating or exchanging (especially information)
2.interaction - (physics) the transfer of energy between elementary particles or between an elementary particle and a field or between fields; mediated by gauge bosons
natural philosophy, physics - the science of matter and energy and their interactions; "his favorite subject was physics"
physical phenomenon - a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy
electromagnetic interaction - an interaction between charged elementary particles that is intermediate in strength between the strong and weak interactions; mediated by photons
gravitational interaction - a weak interaction between particles that results from their mass; mediated by gravitons
color force, strong force, strong interaction - (physics) the interaction that binds protons and neutrons together in the nuclei of atoms; mediated by gluons
weak force, weak interaction - (physics) an interaction between elementary particles involving neutrinos or antineutrinos that is responsible for certain kinds of radioactive decay; mediated by intermediate vector bosons
Translations
تَفاعُل
interakce
gensidig påvirkninginteraktion
kölcsönhatás
víxlverkun; gagnkvæm áhrif
interação
interakcia
etkileşim

interaction

[ˌɪntərˈækʃən] Ninteracción f, interrelación f

interaction

[ˌɪntərˈækʃən] n
(between people)interaction f
(between substances, chemicals)interaction f

interaction

ngegenseitige Einwirkung; (Phys) → Wechselwirkung f; (Psych, Sociol) → Interaktion f

interaction

[ˌɪntərˈækʃn] ninterazione f

interact

(intərˈӕkt) verb
(of two or more people, things etc) to act, or have some effect, on each other.
ˌinterˈaction (-ʃən) noun
ˌinterˈactive (-iv) adjective
allowing a continuous exchange of information between a computer and the person using it, so that the computer can respond immediately to the user's instructions or questions. an interactive system/program; interactive video games.

in·ter·ac·tion

n. interacción;
drug ______ de medicamentos.;
interacting medicationmedicación que obra recíprocamente.

interaction

n interacción f; drug — interacción medicamentosa (form), interacción de medicamentos
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