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English noun: carrying into action

1. carrying into action (act) the act of performing; of doing something successfully; using knowledge as distinguished from merely possessing it


SamplesThey criticised his performance as mayor.
Experience generally improves performance.


Synonymscarrying out, execution, performance


Broader (hypernym)action


Narrower (hyponym)linguistic performance, mechanics, mechanism, officiation, specific performance









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