Definition of actuation in English:

actuation

noun

  • See actuate

    • ‘After initiating brake actuation, the aircraft yawed to the right, and he ceased braking action to analyze the situation.’
    • ‘One and four actuations of each inhaler were evaluated.’
    • ‘A number of other options are coming down the line, including voice actuation of some of the ancillary controls, mostly communication-related.’
    • ‘And there is a main computer in the cab itself that coordinates the actuation between these two components in the drive train.’
    • ‘The air springs and shock absorbers use electronic sensors and and computer-controlled actuation to match suspension response to road conditions, driving style, and cornering force.’

Pronunciation:

actuation

/aktʃʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n/