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Operation (IPA: /ˌɑpɝˈeɪʃən/)


Operation (n.)

The act or process of operating; agency; the exertion of power, physical, mechanical, or moral.

Operation (n.)

The method of working; mode of action.

Operation (n.)

That which is operated or accomplished; an effect brought about in accordance with a definite plan; as, military or naval operations.

Operation (n.)

Effect produced; influence.

Operation (n.)

Something to be done; some transformation to be made upon quantities, the transformation being indicated either by rules or symbols.

Operation (n.)

Any methodical action of the hand, or of the hand with instruments, on the human body, to produce a curative or remedial effect, as in amputation, etc.

Operation

Organizational unit that covers the permanent combination of production equipment for the human demand for goods and services

Operation

Instrumental medical procedure on or in the body of a patient for the purpose of the therapy, the diagnosis rarely

Operation

Mathematical procedure which produces a result from operands; calculation from zero or more input values (called operands) to an output value. The number of operands is the arity of the operation

Operation

Act or process of operating; agency; the exertion of power, physical, mechanical, or moral

Operation

Battery-operated game of physical skill

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 27%. Operation GUILLOTINE is now in effect." - Fictional last words in films

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An operation is some action one object performs upon another in order to elicit a reaction." - Grady Booch

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Every operation in nature is in the shortest, best ordered, briefest, and best possible way." - Robert Grosseteste

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Inconvenience arising from the operation of an Act of Parliament can be no ground of argument in a Court of law." - Richard Arden, 1st Baron Alvanley

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Is it possible to live in this world without the operation of will?" - Jiddu Krishnamurti


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