Meaning of ACTIVATE in English

ACTIVATE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈæktɪveɪt ]

v.tr. 1 make active; bring into action. 2 Chem. cause reaction in; excite (a substance, molecules, etc.). 3 Physics make radioactive. øactivated carbon carbon, esp. charcoal, treated to increase its adsorptive power. activated sludge aerated sewage containing aerobic bacteria. øøactivation n. activator n.

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.