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Bestir
   means   
To Put Into Brisk or Vigorous Action
Caprice
   means   
An Impulsive Seemingly Unmotivated Notion or Action
Jack Slater
   was played by Arnie in   
Last Action Hero (1993)
Frost Heave
   is   
A Freeze-thaw Action Allowing Mass Movement Down Slope
The Flamin' Groovies
   released the album   
Shake Some Action (1976)
Tenchu
   video game is a   
Stealth Action Game
Metal Gear
   video game is a   
Stealth Action Game
Splinter Cell
   video game is a   
Stealth Action Game
Acta Non Verba
   means   
Action Not Words
Action
   in Italian is   
Azione
ABORT
   means   
Directive Call to Cease Action
CLEARED
   means   
Requested Action is Authorized (no Engaged/support Roles Are Assumed)
COVER(ING)
   means   
Directive/informative Call to Take S/A Action or Establish an Air-to-air (A/A) Posture That Will Allow Engagement of a Specified Target or Threat
STRANGER
   means   
Unidentified Traffic That is Not Associated With the Action in Progress
Back Check, Capstan Screw, Wippen, Felt
   are all   
Parts of a Piano’s Action
The red felt that you see inside any piano is actually there to mute the sounds the striking hammers make when the "Soft" pedal is depressed
White Heat (1949)
   has the tagline   
Pick up the Pieces Folks, Jimmy's in Action Again.
Plaintiff
   is the legal term for   
The Party Initiating the Legal Action
Defendant
   is the legal term for   
A Person Defending Against Legal Action
Probable Cause
   is the legal term for   
More Evidence Exists for Than Against the Defendant for Legal Action to Proceed
Class Action
   is the legal term for   
A Group of People Affected by a Similar Matter Filing Together for Legal Action
Rather than separately
Statute of Limitations
   is the legal term for   
Legal Limits As to How Long Legal Action Can Be Brought Forward
Instrumentalism
   believes in the theory   
Ideas Are Instruments of Action
Last Action Hero (1993)
   starred   
Arnold Schwarzenegger, F. Murray Abraham and Austin O’Brien
Director: John McTiernan
Above Us The Waves (1955)
   has the tagline   
Action on the High Seas
Convoy (1940)
   has the tagline   
A Blasting Salvo of Giant Action and Thrill
On the Fiddle (1961)
   has the tagline   
It's Sean Connery Again! Warm Lips or Hot Lead - He's After Action No Medals!
Destry Rides Again (1939)
   has the tagline   
They Make the Fighting Sinful West Blaze Into Action Before Your Eyes!
Wick
   is   
Piece of Cord That Conveys Liquid by Capillary Action
As in a lamp wick.
Verb
   is   
Part of Speech Denoting Action
Ploy
   is   
Gambit; Action Designed to Gain an Advantage
Action in the North Atlantic (1943)
   starred   
Humphrey Bogart, Raymond Massey and Alan Hale
Director: Lloyd Bacon. Also starred Julie Bishop, Ruth Gordon & Sam Levene. Plot: Lieutenant Joe Rossi (Bogart) is 1st Officer on a Liberty Ship in a great convoy bound from Halifax to Murmansk...
The Eight of Swords
   represents   
Restricted Action / Relaxation
Minor Arcana
A Civil Action (1998)
   starred   
John Travolta, Robert Duvall and Tony Shalhoub
Director: Steven Zaillian. Also starred William H. Macy, Zejko Ivanek & Bruce Norris. Plot: The families of children who died sue two companies for dumping toxic waste: a tort so expensive to prove, the case could bankrupt their lawyer.
Action
   is missing from the title of   
Easy ___
Alice Cooper (1970)
Action
   is missing from the title of   
Shake Some ___
The Flamin' Groovies (1976)
Otto Heinrich Warburg
   won for work on   
The Mode of Action of the Respiratory Enzyme
1931
Axel Theorell
   won for work on   
The Nature and Mode of Action of Oxidation Enzymes
1955
Earle W. Sutherland, Jr.
   won for work on   
The Mechanisms of the Action of Hormones
1971
Latent Image
   is described as   
The Invisible Image Left by the Action of Light on Photographic Film or Paper
The light changes the photosensitive salts to varying degrees depending on the amount of light striking them. When processed, this latent image will become a visible image either in reversed tones (as in a negative) or in positive tones (as in a color slide).
Damon Wayans
   appeared as themselves in the film   
Last Action Hero (1993)
Damon Kyle Wayans (born September 4, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, writer and actor, known as one of the popular Wayans brothers.
James Belushi
   appeared as themselves in the film   
Last Action Hero (1993)
James Adam "Jim" Belushi (born June 15, 1954) is an Albanian-American actor, comedian and musician. He is the younger brother of late comedian John Belushi.
Jean-Claude Van Damme
   appeared as themselves in the film   
Last Action Hero (1993)
Jean-Claude Van Damme (born Jean-Claude Camille François Van Vaerenbergh, 18 October 1960(1960-10-18)) is a Belgian martial artist and actor who is best known for martial arts and action movies.
Little Richard
   appeared as themselves in the film   
Last Action Hero (1993)
Richard Wayne Penniman (born December 5, 1932), known by the stage name Little Richard, is an American singer, songwriter, pianist and recording artist, considered key in the transition from rhythm and blues to rock and roll in the 1950s.
M C Hammer
   appeared as themselves in the film   
Last Action Hero (1993)
Stanley Kirk Burrell (born March 30, 1962), best known by his stage names MC Hammer, Hammer and Hammertime, is a rapper, entertainer and dancer most popular during the late 1980s until the mid-1990s.
Lt. Joe Rossi
   was played by Humphrey Bogart in   
Action in the North Atlantic (1943)
Police Action War
   relates to the   
Korean War
Truman’s characterization of the war
Stew in One's Own Juice
   means   
To Suffer from One's Own Action
People's Action Party (Singapore)
   is associated with the colour(s)   
White
(modal Particle Intensifying Preceding Clause)/ (completed Action Marker)
   in Mandarin characters is   
Le
Robert Louis Stevenson
   said   
"It is the Mark of a Good Action That It Appears Inevitable in Retrospect"
Scottish novelist, poet and travel writer






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