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Action Learning: A learner-driven, continuous learning process where learning revolves around the need to find solutions to real problems.
Petrifaction: Mode of fossilization where f organic matter is replaced with silica.
Pin Action: Motion of struck pins that hopefully will knock down others!
Play Action: A tactic in which the quarterback fakes either a handoff or a throw in order to draw the defense away from the intended offensive method
Peripheral Heart Action (PHA): A system of training where you go from one exercise to another, with little or no rest, preferably alternating upper body and lower body exercises. Designed for cardiovascular training and t . . . View Full Definition
Peak Contraction: Exercising a muscle until it cramps by using shortened movements.
Oxidation Half Reaction: That part of a redox reaction that involves loss of electrons. In the oxidation half reaction, the oxidation number of one or more atoms within the reactants is increased.
Pay Per Action (PPA): Very similar to Pay Per Click except publishers only get paid when click throughs result in conversions.
Play-Action Pass: A passing play after the quarterback has faked a hand-off.
Overreaction Hypothesis: The supposition that investors overreact to unanticipated news, resulting in exaggerated movements in stock prices followed by corrections.
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Malty: An aromatic sensation created by a moderately volatile set of aldehydes and ketones that produces sensations reminiscent of toasted grains.