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ACTIONARY. A commercial term used among foreigners, to signify stockholders.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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A PAR can appear as one of two different forms: uninstantiated PAR (UPAR) and instantiated PAR (IPAR): We store all instances of the UPAR, which contains default applicability conditions, preconditions, and execution steps, in a hierarchical database called the Actionary. Multiple entries are allowed, in the same way verbs have multiple contextual meanings.