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Definition of the adjective activated

What does activated mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. (of sewage) treated with aeration and bacteria to aid decomposition
  2. (of e.g. a molecule) made reactive or more reactive
  3. rendered active; e.g. rendered radioactive or luminescent or photosensitive or conductive
  4. (military) set up and placed on active assignment

Definition of the verb activated

What does activated mean as a doing word?


  1. past of activate, lang=en


"Activated" is a musical album of Capewalk.

Phrases with Activated

  1. activated carbon
  2. Activated sludge
  3. Activated complex
  4. activated charcoal
  5. Voice-Activated

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Google previewDictionary of Water and Waste Management (2005)

by Paul G Smith

activated carbon A type of carbon that has been derived from charcoal made from wood, peat, etc., by treatment of the charcoal with steam at 900 °C, or by with phosphoric acid at 600 °C, or in some other way, to increase its porosity and its ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Ecology (2014)

Introduction Wastewater Treatment Model Terminology Wastewater Treatment Model Compartments Plant-Wide Models Introduction The definition of the Activated Sludge Model No. 1 (ASM1) in 1987 is often considered as the starting point of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing (2006)

by Sunggyu Lee

Commercial sorbents that have been used in large-scale adsorptive separation and purification processes include activated carbon, zeolites, activated alumina, silica gel, and polymeric adsorbents. Although the worldwide sales of sorbent ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chromatography (2005)

by Jack Cazes

Table 1 Activated affinity matrices marketed by two major soft-gel chromatography suppliers for coupling of protein ligands Carbodiimide coupling via 6-carbon spacer arm Carbodiimide coupling via 6-carbon spacer arm Protein Separations ...

Google previewDictionary of Environmental Engineering and Wastewater Treatment (2016)

by Alireza Bahadori, Scott T. Smith

Activated sludge is Sludge particles produced by the growth of organisms in the aeration tank in the presence of dissolved oxygen.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)

by Muriel Gargaud

Under prebiotic conditions, oligonucleotides of RNA can be formed from ▷ activated nucleotide monomers including different kinds of nucleotide bases: ▷ guanine, ▷ adenine, ▷ uracil, ▷ cytosine, and ▷ hypoxanthine. The oligonucleotides ...

Google previewDictionary of Engineering

Mother of all Engineering

Activated carbon: Is a specially processed carbon, used as a filter drier. Commonly used to clean air. activated charcoal: A porous form of carbon that acts as a powerful ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Activated Alumina Thoroughly dried alumina. Activated Amino Acid Referring to the amino acid-AMP complex (aa-AMP). Activated Carbon Material prepared by distillation of plant material used for adsorption of gases and decolorization of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)

target activated coagulation proteases. The protein C pathway inhibits the further propagation of thrombin by inactivating FVa and FVIIIa. The sustained presence of a thrombus is ...

Google previewEnvironmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory (2000)

by Thomas M. Pankratz

Acticarbone® Activated carbon by Elf Atochem North America, ...

Google previewIllustrated Encyclopedia of Building Services (2013)

by David Kut

activated carbon filter [Fig ...

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You have to lead people to get excited and be passionate and be activated by what you do. (Taylor Hanson)
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1V4A1T1E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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