group action

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n group action action taken by a group of people
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Usage

In literature:

The Seniors, in little groups of twos and threes, had their heads together arranging for a general action.
"Elizabeth Hobart at Exeter Hall" by Jean K. Baird
Synchronization with the action of other task-group commanders may be so important that timing becomes vital.
"Sound Military Decision" by U.s. Naval War College
It does not suffice for us to form groups for propaganda and for revolutionary action.
"British Socialism" by J. Ellis Barker
In another group of cases myelitis is a result of the action of organisms or their toxins.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition." by Alexander Miles
In the chapter on "Collective Behavior" which follows, materials will be presented to exhibit the group in action.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
Which words of this group refer exclusively to one's own knowledge or action?
"English Synonyms and Antonyms" by James Champlin Fernald
This time, while I sat here and controlled the actions of my puppet, a group of men sat here with me.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
This morning a group of some 250 Austrians, taken during the action last night, are in this village.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume V (of 8)"
The power of combined action among the members of any group became immeasurably greater than it had previously been.
"Is civilization a disease?" by Stanton Coit
In recent years the people have been doing more and more for themselves through group action.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
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In news:

A 3-year-old nonprofit organization formed to boost connections among Tacoma schools, businesses and community groups is set to dissolve, following action Thursday night by the Tacoma School Board.
Landowner groups push for citizen action on the measure in the US House.
Women's Group Calls for UN Action.
Liverpool win Group A with victory over Udinese Posted: Dec 07, 2012 Check out today's UEFA Europa League Group A action as Udinese took on Liverpool.
The following statement is being issued by The Garden City Group, Inc in its capacity as the Court-appointed Notice and Settlement Administrator regarding the Coppertone Sunscreen Products Proposed Class Action Settlement.
The video comes from Priorities USA Action, an outside group backing President Obama.
Greeneville 'Action Group' Dives Into 'Vision' Project.
Star Wars' action figures, dominoes join select group.
Groups like the SEMA Action Network (SAN) are most successful when the members respond to opportunities in large numbers with great passion.
Wellington TPP Action Group protest outside the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
A Nevada Supreme Court panel says no action can be taken to euthanize a dog that killed a toddler in Henderson -- at least until justices rule on a New York-based animal rescue group's appeal.
When you see Henson with the rest of the crew (see group photo to left of this post) -- supposedly all the top in fan fashion from all those other teams -- you'll see Ravens pride in action.
As Wyatt Andrews reports, supporters of the nuns group are taking action.
Arrests are already being made in one section of Hazleton as a new crime watch group takes action and tips off police.
On Oct 23 the Hazleton Citizens Action Group- formed crime watch met with 14 people interested in better protecting the northeast side of Hazleton.
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In science:

Kac, V.G.: Superconformal algebras and transitive group actions on quadrics.
Algebraic structures on quasi-primary states in superconformal algebras
The group action on H is then ρ(U )ψ = π(U )J π(U )J −1ψ for U ∈ U (A).
Left-Right Symmetric Models in Noncommutative Geometries?
Vesnin, Visualization of the isometry group action on the Fomenko-MatveevWeeks manifold, J.
Singular sets and parameters of generalized triangle orbifolds
This generalization is based on characterization of symmetries in terms of a group action.
The categorical theory of relations and quantizations
Note that if T1 = 1C we get the action we discussed previously in the section on symmetries and group action.
The categorical theory of relations and quantizations
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