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Definition of "deactivation" [de•ac•ti•va•tion]

  • The act of deactivating something, such as a bomb (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "deactivation" in a sentence
  • "In addition, closing and then revamping Thornridge constitutes a formal "deactivation" of the school, the lawsuit claims."
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  • "Before a single note was played, the pianists exhibited a "deactivation" of the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), a brain area associated with planned actions and self-control."