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Meaning of COACT

Pronunciation:  kow'akt

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  act together, as of organisms

COACT is a 5 letter word that starts with C.


 See Also: act, move



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Co*act"\, v. t. [L. coactare, intens. fr. cogere,
    coactum, to force. See {Cogent}.]
    To force; to compel; to drive. [Obs.]
          The faith and service of Christ ought to be voluntary
          and not coacted.                         --Foxe.
  2. \Co*act"\, v. i. [Pref. co- + act, v. i.]
    To act together; to work in concert; to unite. [Obs.]
          But if I tell you how these two did coact. --Shak.
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