subaction

Related to subaction: took over, finalised

subaction

(sʌbˈækʃən)
n
obsolete an act of subduing
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The national strategy has 12 strategic objectives based on international conventions and agreements ratified by Lebanon, and each has its own subaction plan, with a specific set of operational objectives and indicators for measuring progress.
The PU agent receives reward [r.sup.i.sub.t+1] ([a.sup.i.sub.t]) computed by ECE and computes the average reward [[bar.r].sup.i.sub.t]([a.sup.i.sub.k,t]) for each subaction [a.sup.i.sub.k,t] at time t using the exponential moving average [27].
These works can be interpreted both as taking shifts of finite type as a model and subaction projections as a computing process or sofic shifts as a model and projective subdynamics as a process.
These researchers generate pointing gestures as a subaction of the rhetorical action of labeling, as in, "This is a hotel," which is in turn a subaction of the action of elaboration.
When the lieutenant issues the command to secure the area (utterance U11), the sergeant recognizes the command as referring to a subaction of Render Aid in the current task model (Task 2).
It also involves establishing subordinate plans for each subaction in the recipe.
We paraphrase their definition as follows: Two agents have a shared plan to do action A if and only if for each subaction involved in doing A:
If there are several ways to accomplish a task, one can be attempted as a subaction, and, if that aborts, another can be tried without having to abort the entire computation.
When a complex, skilled performance is in progress, we quickly and fairly automatically choose subactions as ways of performing the whole, rapidly adjusting our performance to the circumstance in an exercise of continuous rational control over our behavior.
The HIPPO report analyzes the nature of UN peace operations within the current international geopolitical context and makes 102 recommendations for change (many requiring multiple subactions).