Court litigation where opposing parties litigate an issue involving an alleged wrongdoing which may be for the protection of a right or for the prevention of a wrong.
A change in potential (from about -60 to +45 millivolts) accompanies the passage of sodium and potassium ions across the membrane.
2. The local voltage change across a cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted.
3. A momentary change in electrical potential on the surface of a nerve or muscle cell that takes place when it is stimulated; especially, by the transmission of a nerve impulse.
An alphabetized listing of links to groups of English words in action as seen in sentences with short definitions.
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An action may apply to more than one procedure and therefore it often suggests continued or repeated efforts over a period of time.2. A process that one consciously does and which may be characterized by physical or mental procedures: Ted was told that getting his work assignment done was a crisis that demanded action and not an argument.