Another word for operation


operation - the state of being in effect or being operative

Example:- that rule is no longer in operation

operation - the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.)

Example:- her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride

functioning, operation, performance - process or manner of functioning or operating

Example:- the power of its engine determines its operation

military operation, operation - activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)

Example:- it was a joint operation of the navy and air force

operation, procedure - a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work

Example:- the operations in building a house

operation - a planned activity involving many people performing various actions

Example:- they organized a rescue operation

operation, surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body

Example:- they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available

operation - a business especially one run on a large scale

Example:- a large-scale farming operation

cognitive operation, cognitive process, mental process, operation, process - (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents

Example:- the process of thinking

mathematical operation, mathematical process, operation - (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods

Example:- the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation

operation - (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)

Example:- it can perform millions of operations per second

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Source : WordNet