Definition of coaction in English:



  • [mass noun] The action or process of working or acting together; cooperation.

    • ‘The dataset indicates that the bottom mixed layer itself and in coaction with passing internal waves effectively controls the communication between interior water column and sediment.’
    • ‘I am persuaded a more powerful impulse to polytheism arises from the co-action of two natural principles in the absence of a knowledge of God in Christ.’
    • ‘The materialist logic of neorealism supposes that units come first, that their coaction makes a structured system.’
    • ‘The truth is, man's original dispositions are spontaneous; they subsist and operate in him freely, without co-action.’
    • ‘UV exerts its action through the coaction of UV photoreceptors and photoreceptors in the visible region.’
    collaboration, working together, joint action, combined effort, teamwork, mutual support, partnership, coopetition, coordination, liaison, association, synergy, unity, concurrence, concord, accord, understanding, give and take, compromise
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