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counteraction
1. Action intended to nullify the effects of some previous action.
2. Acting to make ineffective or to restrain or to neutralize the usually ill effects of something by means of an opposite force, action, or influence.
This entry is located in the following units: ag-, agen-, act-, agi-, agit- (page 7) contra-, contro-, counter, contre- (page 5)