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1. procedure

noun. ['prəˈsiːdʒɝ, proʊˈsiːdʒɝ'] a particular course of action intended to achieve a result.

Synonyms

  • routine
  • experimental condition
  • rigamarole
  • condition
  • activity
  • mapping
  • genetic fingerprinting
  • operating procedure
  • fingerprinting
  • calculation
  • computation
  • rigmarole
  • process
  • diagnostic technique
  • emergency procedure
  • experimental procedure
  • computing
  • modus operandi
  • indirection
  • Bertillon system
  • formula
  • stiffening
  • medical procedure
  • diagnostic procedure
  • chromosome mapping
  • rule

Antonyms

  • improvement
  • stigmatism
  • impurity
  • innocence

Etymology

  • procedure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Example sentences of the word operating-procedure


1. Noun Phrase
This check includes running through a standard operating procedure (SOP) for each state of the equipment.

2. procedure

noun. ['prəˈsiːdʒɝ, proʊˈsiːdʒɝ'] a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work.

Synonyms

  • operation

Antonyms

  • abnormality
  • fullness

Etymology

  • procedure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. operating

adjective. ['ˈɑːpɝˌeɪtɪŋ, ˈɔpɝˌeɪtɪŋ'] being in effect or operation.

Synonyms

  • in operation
  • operative

Antonyms

  • unserviceable
  • nonoperational
  • malfunctioning

4. procedure

noun. ['prəˈsiːdʒɝ, proʊˈsiːdʒɝ'] a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.

Synonyms

  • utility routine
  • software system
  • routine
  • service routine
  • reusable routine
  • subroutine
  • recursive routine
  • program
  • library routine
  • tracing routine
  • programme
  • computer software
  • cataloged procedure
  • random number generator
  • executive routine
  • computer programme
  • function
  • subprogram
  • computer program
  • package
  • software package
  • contingency procedure
  • software
  • software program

Antonyms

  • disorderliness
  • order
  • comfort
  • orderliness

Etymology

  • procedure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. procedure

noun. ['prəˈsiːdʒɝ, proʊˈsiːdʒɝ'] a mode of conducting legal and parliamentary proceedings.

Synonyms

  • proceeding
  • legal proceeding
  • bureaucratic procedure
  • red tape
  • objection

Antonyms

  • unsoundness
  • guilt
  • astigmatism
  • safety

Etymology

  • procedure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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