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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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Modernization of IT infrastructure and the introduction of a unified tax management system mean increased efficiency, with reduced physical interaction between tax officials and taxpayers.
With the real-time connection removing the need for physical interaction between operator and machine, the operator can focus on collecting and analyzing data and recording measurements, all supported by automated management of the non-compliance issues.
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Clad in a blue jacket, the spy met his wife Chetankul Jadhav and mother Avantisudhir Jadhav from behind a thick glass partition that did not allow physical interaction, and spoke through an intercom.
brFarmers in the region have for many years relied on physical interaction with extension officers, which is one efficient way of sharing information but the truth is it is impossible to have agronomists in every village across the country and that is where digital technology comes in.
I've been photographing parkour for 14 years," says Andy Day, "and I love teaching, especially helping photographers - from novices to professionals - discover how to capture this beautiful, physical interaction with the built environment.
Where there is no physical interaction with another person, we can feel it gives us the opportunity to say what we want, how we want.
One especially relevant obstacle is the lack of physical interaction with products when shopping.
Revo allows the ordering and customization of solutions remotely using its web or mobile interface, and notifies the user when physical interaction is required.
SecuredTouch's security solution is intended to provide Leumi Card mobile app users with seamless security by analysing customers' physical interaction with their mobile device
We have been focusing on this issue during pastoral time sessions with the pupils and we are dedicated to instilling high standards, encouraging mutual respect between pupils and dealing with situations without the need for physical interaction.
At 21:15, we observed 2 bats engaged in an apparent physical interaction on the stream bank approximately 5 m ahead of us and 3 m from the nearest net.