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Overview of verb process

The verb process has 7 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) process, treat

(subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese"; "process hair"; "treat the water so it can be drunk"; "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill")

2. (1) process

(deal with in a routine way; "I'll handle that one"; "process a loan"; "process the applicants")

3. (1) process

(perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information; "The results of the elections were still being processed when he gave his acceptance speech")

4. action, sue, litigate, process

(institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against; "He was warned that the district attorney would process him"; "She actioned the company for discrimination")

5. march, process

(march in a procession; "They processed into the dining room")

6. work, work on, process

(shape, form, or improve a material; "work stone into tools"; "process iron"; "work the metal")

7. serve, process, swear out

(deliver a warrant or summons to someone; "He was processed by the sheriff")

Overview of adj processed

The adj processed has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) processed

(subjected to a special process or treatment; "prepared ergot"; "processed cheeses are easy to spread")

2. refined, processed

(freed from impurities by processing; "refined sugar"; "refined oil"; "to gild refined gold"- Shakespeare)

3. processed

(prepared or converted from a natural state by subjecting to a special process; "processed ores") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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