action mechanism

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Noun1.action mechanism - the operating part that transmits power to a mechanismaction mechanism - the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism; "the piano had a very stiff action"
gun - a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
firing mechanism, gunlock - the action that ignites the charge in a firearm
key - a lever (as in a keyboard) that actuates a mechanism when depressed
keyboard - device consisting of a set of keys on a piano or organ or typewriter or typesetting machine or computer or the like
mechanism - device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function
movement - the driving and regulating parts of a mechanism (as of a watch or clock); "it was an expensive watch with a diamond movement"
piano action - action consisting of a system of levers that move a felt hammer to strike the strings when a key is depressed
pump action, slide action - action mechanism in a modern rifle or shotgun; a back and forward motion of a sliding lever ejects the empty shell case and cocks the firearm and loads a new round
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The objective of the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development, Lus Capoulas Santos, is to set up a rapid action mechanism to support farmers in a short space of time.
That's ignoring the fact a GLOCK does not actually have a double-action trigger, but more of a preloaded "1 1/2" action mechanism, for lack of a better term.
However, the action mechanism of ultrasonic vibration on flow properties of the polymer melt has not been clarifed.
Agreement was reached on preparing a visit for Russian businessmen, importers, traders and investors to Lebanon upcoming July to have firsthand look at the capabilities of Lebanese industry, technology and agricultural products, and to agree with Lebanese businessmen to set up a joint action mechanism that would activate exchange in both directions, notably from Lebanon to Russia.
Likewise, it is well settled that Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, which establishes the class action mechanism, does not create a substantive right.
They met with Ahmed Al Ramsi, director of security at the resort, to discuss the plans, the countless streets surrounding the resort and its intersections, entry and exit points, in order to draw a common action mechanism, provide traffic patrols and controllers, and facilitate the entry and exit of vehicles to and from the resort.
Furthermore, we evaluate the possible action mechanism of SBE using naloxone in capsaicin test.
Beta transforming growth levels increases and the nitric oxide synthase enzyme activity also increases involve in the reparation action mechanism [4].
The synthesized Ag nanocolloids were tested for their antimicrobial properties on the clinical strains of bacterial and fungal pathogens and the action mechanism were also demonstrated.
stances to confront threats, stressing that the launch of the "Coalition of Good" aiming to support legitimacy in Yemen, has created a joint action mechanism to safeguard security and stability in the region.
In 2013, Rubik's cube with faster action mechanism and durable tough tiles was created.
During their meeting, Foreign Minister Abu Bakr al-Qirbi and IMF Deputy Director for the Middle East and North Africa Daniela Gressani reviewed the new action mechanism of the Group, which includes establishing the three subgroups in the political, economic and security fields, aiming to boost the Group's future action.