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coaction

(kō-ăk′shən)
n.
1. An impelling or restraining force; a compulsion.
2. Joint action.
3. Ecology Any of the reciprocal actions or effects, such as symbiosis, that can occur in a community.

co·ac′tive adj.
co·ac′tive·ly adv.
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(2000) Muscle pre- and coactivity during downward stepping are associated with leg stiffness in aging.
We calculated the EMG coactivity of the knee extensors/flexors for each phase as the ratio of the mean normalized knee flexors' EMG to the mean normalized knee extensors' EMG.
Thus ten of thirteen band names referred to streams furnishing irrigation water.(37) This band naming pattern reflects Pai perception of the crucial economic importance of irrigation gardening in the preconquest economy, which Braatz ignored, in addition to what he called "coactivity."
On behalf of the Editorial Board of the Journal Coactivity: Philology, Educology, I wish to thank all the authors and reviewers for collaboration.
The current volume of the Journal Coactivity: philosophy, communication is focused on the analysis of discourse on the creative industries.
Students' reflection analysis in portfolio-based learning, Coactivity: Philology, Educology 20(1): 98-105.
This method builds on work by Sommerich, Marras, and Parnianpour (1995) but looks at active coantagonism of flexors and extensors rather than coactivity. The method used by Sommerich et al.