Counteraction

Definition of Counteraction

Coun`ter`ac´tion   Pronunciation: koun`t?r-?k´sh?n
n.1.Action in opposition; hindrance resistance.
[They] do not . . . overcome the counteraction of a false principle or of stubborn partiality.
- Johnson.

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