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1Belief in or advocacy of taking action; activism.
Art. Also with capital initial. An artistic movement emphasizing the physical act or process of creation over the finished work; specifically (in later use) = Viennese Actionism.
Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From action + -ism.
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