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coact

(kəʊˈækt)
vb
1. (intr) to act together
2. (tr) to coerce
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Verb1.coact - act together, as of organisms
act, move - perform an action, or work out or perform (an action); "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
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I was an organizer for Minnesota COACT (Citizens Organized Acting Together) one of the dozens of statewide citizen groups founded in the 1970s and early 1980s.
At the root of symbolic interaction is a focus on relationships between parties who must coact successfully to reach some end.
Of course not," writes Kip Sullivan, research director for Minnesota COACT (Citizens Organized Acting Together), in his excellent analysis of the phony Medicare crisis for The Washington Monthly.
Domestic organizational features tend to converge because states coact in an anarchical environment.
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The coact told me that the Nationals are held in a different state every year and participants must qualify to compete.
Although they expect heavy opposition from bankers, groups like Minnesota COACT (Citizens' Organizations Acting Together) are seeking to strengthen the law so that it includes chattel loans and provides time for restructuring debt.