acton definition

  • noun:
    • An aketon.
    • A stuffed jacket worn underneath the mail, or (later on) a jacket plated with post.
    • A kind of quilted vest or tunic, made of taffeta or leather-based, used in habergeon or coat of mail to save the human body from bruises, and sometimes worn alone like a buffcoat; in subsequent times, a corselet or cuirass of plate-armor. See gambeson.
  • verb:
    • regulate your behavior prior to particular information, ideas, or guidance
    • carry further or advance

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