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  • 1 course of action — index arrangement (plan), avenue (means of attainment), campaign, design (intent), direction (course) …

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  • 2 course of action — noun a mode of action if you persist in that course you will surely fail once a nation is embarked on a course of action it becomes extremely difficult for any retraction to take place • Syn: ↑course • Hypernyms: ↑action • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 3 course of action — The phase of the Joint Operation Planning and Execution System within the crisis action planning process that provides for the development of military responses and includes, within the limits of the time allowed: establishing force and… …

    Military dictionary

  • 4 course of action — Synonyms and related words: action, ad hoc measure, answer, artifice, contrivance, countermove, coup, demarche, device, dodge, effort, expedient, gimmick, improvisation, jury rig, jury rigged expedient, last expedient, last resort, last shift,… …

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  • 5 course of action — n. manner of action …

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  • 6 course of action — noun A plan; a set of intended actions, through which one intends to achieve a goal …

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  • 7 governing course of action — index policy (plan of action), practice (procedure) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8 deception course of action — A deception scheme developed during the estimate process in sufficient detail to permit decisionmaking. At a minimum, a deception course of action will identify the deception objective, the deception target, the desired perception, the deception… …

    Military dictionary

  • 9 choose a course of action — index decide Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 10 particular course of action — index procedure Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 11 planned course of action — index forethought Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 12 adopt another course of action — take another mode of action …

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  • 13 Action selection — is a way of characterizing the most basic problem of intelligent systems: what to do next. In artificial intelligence and computational cognitive science, the action selection problem is typically associated with intelligent agents and animats… …

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  • 14 Action Man (TV series) — Action Man is a 1995 European children s animated television show, created by DiC Entertainment. The cartoon is based on the 1990 Hasbro toy of the same name. Action Man is a member of an elite multinational task force who is trying to unlock the …

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  • 15 action — 1 Action, act, deed agree in designating something done or effected. Action refers primarily to the process of acting; act and deed to the result, the thing done. An action is usually regarded as occupying some time and involving more than one… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 16 course — I n. organized program of study 1) to conduct, give, offer, teach a course 2) to take a course 3) to audit, sit in on a course 4) to enroll for, register for, sign up for a course 5) to fail; pass a course; to take a course pass fail (AE) 6) to… …

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  • 17 course — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 complete series of lessons or lectures ADJECTIVE ▪ computer, psychology, Spanish, etc. ▪ crash, intensive ▪ short …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18 course — course1 W1S1 [ko:s US ko:rs] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1 of course 2 of course not 3¦(education)¦ 4¦(time)¦ 5¦(development)¦ 6¦(plans)¦ 7¦(actions)¦ 8¦(direction)¦ 9 on course 10¦(meal)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 course — [[t]kɔ͟ː(r)s[/t]] ♦ courses, coursing, coursed 1) Course is often used in the expression of course , or instead of of course in informal spoken English. See of course. Syn: of course 2) N UNCOUNT: also a N The course of a vehicle, especially a… …

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  • 20 course — 1 noun 1 of course a) used when you are mentioning something that you think other people already know, or should know: Your car insurance must, of course, be renewed every year. b) used to say that what you or someone else has just said is not… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English