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Act

1. See: Activity.

2. In insurance, any deed, especially one that foregoes the possibility of coverage. For example, life insurance policies rarely extend coverage if the policyholder commits suicide. In this case, the suicide is called an act.

ACT

see ADVANCE CORPORATION TAX.
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Paula said: "Cerys Halam, one of Acting Up's younger members, has been involved in a number of projects that have included BBC Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival at The Sage Gateshead.
One of the highlights for 2011 for Acting Up's oldest members will be when they get to perform at the O Arena in London in a musical showcase.
Paula Habron, Acting Up's principal, said: "I was delighted when the kids were chosen from our school because we are not the biggest by any stretch of the imagination.