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The act of taking part or sharing in something: Teachers often encourage class participation.

par·tic′i·pa′tion·al adj.
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involving participation
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This work was partly supported by the IT R&D Program of MSIP/KEIT, (Development of personalized and creative learning tutoring system based on participational interactive contents and collaborative learning technology).
Secondly, his participational Christian model is neither adequate nor viable in a modern society, because it overextends theological claims and does not escape fideistic, theocratic, relativist, nor 'violent' tendencies.
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