Nouns denoting acts or actions

the act of turning away or in the opposite direction
the act of invading; the act of an army that invades for conquest or plunder
mail call
a call of names of those receiving mail
an act of mass destruction and loss of life (especially in war or by fire)
personal foul
a foul that involves unnecessarily rough contact (as in basketball or football)
a course offered for a small group of advanced students
civil wrong
(law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be brought
behavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality
the act or process of providing aid or help of any sort
bridge whist
the earliest form of bridge; the dealer could name the trump suit
the act of singing with closed lips
the act of measuring depth of water (usually with a sounding line)
harassment especially of a tethered animal
dog show
a competitive exhibition of dogs
commercial activity
activity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise
the removal of trees
a willful perversion of facts
the elevation of a person (as to the status of a god)
Ivry la Bataille
a battle (1590) in which the Huguenots under Henry IV defeated the Catholics under the duke of Mayenne
Arab-Israeli War
Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur); Israel counterattacked and drove the Syrians back and crossed the Suez Canal into Egypt
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