active

  • 1 active — ● active nom féminin Militaire Armée active Officier, sous officier d active, de carrière. ● active (expressions) nom féminin Officier, sous officier d active, de carrière. ● actif, active adjectif (latin scolastique activus) Qui est plein d… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Active — Ac tive, a. [F. actif, L. activus, fr. agere to act.] 1. Having the power or quality of acting; causing change; communicating action or motion; acting; opposed to {passive}, that receives; as, certain active principles; the powers of the mind.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Active 20-30 — International is an international organization that provides young adults with an opportunity for personal growth, friendships and leadership development while improving the quality of life for the special needs children in their community.… …

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  • 4 active — active, operative, dynamic, live are synonymous when they mean being at work or in effective action. Active in general may be employed wherever the others are applicable, but it is also usable where none of the others would be appropriate. It may …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 ACTIVE — sobriety, friendship and peace (formerly EGTYF, European Good Templar Youth Federation ) is a non governmental umbrella organisation gathering European youth temperance organisations. ACTIVE is member of the Youth Forum Jeunesse and cooperates… …

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  • 6 active — [ak′tiv] adj. [ME & OFr actif < L activus < actus, pp. of agere: see ACT1] 1. that is acting, functioning, working, moving, etc. 2. capable of acting, functioning, etc. 3. causing action, motion, or change 4. characterized by much action or …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Active — may mean:* Active lifestyle * Active volcano * Sky Active, Sky s Interactive Service * Active grammatical voice * Active component, in electronics * The active partner in a sexual activity * An active in a fraternity or sorority * ACTIVE Active… …

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  • 8 active — ac·tive adj 1: characterized or accomplished by action or effort active concealment compare passive 2: engaged or participating in action or activity paying child support but not otherwise an active parent …

    Law dictionary

  • 9 Active 24 — is a network independent, pan European provider of Internet hosting services. The company focuses on providing small and medium sized companies (SMEs) with Internet solutions that combine scalable and standardized products. Today they have over… …

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  • 10 ACTIVE W — ist das Akronym einer im Juni 2006 in The Lancet publizierten Studie über die Wirksamkeit verschiedener Arzneimittel zur Verhinderung von Schlaganfällen und anderen Embolien bei Patienten mit Vorhofflimmern. Die Studie wurde wegen einer… …

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  • 11 active — (adj.) mid 14c., given to worldly activity (opposed to contemplative or monastic), from O.Fr. actif (12c.) or directly from L. activus, from actus (see ACT (Cf. act) (n.)). As capable of acting (opposed to passive), from late 14c. Meaning… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 ACTIVE X — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Object Linking and Embedding Obtenido de ACTIVE X …

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  • 13 active — The active voice of verbs is illustrated by the sentence Italy beat France in the final, in which the subject of the verb (Italy) performs the action and the object (France) is affected by the action. The passive equivalent is France were beaten… …

    Modern English usage

  • 14 active — [adj1] having movement alive, astir, at work, bustling, effective, efficacious, exertive, flowing, functioning, going, hasty, impelling, in force, in play, in process, mobile, movable, moving, operating, operative, progressive, pushing, rapid,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 Active — Active. См. Активный. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 16 activé — activé, ée (a kti vé, vée) part. passé. La végétation activée par des pluies fécondantes …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 17 active — ► ADJECTIVE 1) moving or tending to move about vigorously or frequently. 2) (of a person s mind) alert and lively. 3) participating in a particular sphere or activity. 4) working; operative. 5) (of an electric circuit) capable of automatic change …

    English terms dictionary

  • 18 Active — A market in which there is much trading. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * active ac‧tive [ˈæktɪv] adjective 1. FINANCE if trading or a market is active, there is a lot of buying and selling: • Hong Kong shares advanced in active… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 active — A market in which there is frequent trading. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary Trading in the security has commenced or the security has been re activated after a suspension in trading. Euroclear Clearing and Settlement glossary * * * active ac‧tive …

    Financial and business terms

  • 20 active — ac|tive1 W2S2 [ˈæktıv] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(busy)¦ 2¦(involved)¦ 3¦(functioning)¦ 4¦(doing something)¦ 5¦(volcano)¦ 6¦(grammar)¦ 7¦(chemical)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: activus, from agere; ACT1 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English


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